Managing Partner

LLP 200 Aldersgate


+44 (0) 20 7600 4212

Patent star 2022


United Kingdom (England)

Practice areas:

Patent disputes
Patent office proceedings
Patent prosecution

Industry sectors:

ICT & software

Jan is Venner Shipley's Managing Partner and also heads up the Electronics and Engineering Group. He is a UK and European patent attorney and solicitor.

Jan specialises in patent prosecution and advice in the electronics and software fields. He enjoys the variety and challenge of working in new fields of technology and has gained experience over a wide range of technical subject matter, including cryptography, digital systems, display technology, telecommunications, operating system software and fuel and battery cell technology, to name but a few. He also has substantial experience of prosecuting applications in the challenging area of business related software, where he has acted for a betting exchange as well as providers of trading, gaming and other internet based platforms.


Network Memberships:

  • Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Patent Attorneys
  • Member of the European Patent Institute
  • Member of the Law Society


Last updated 10th October 2019