Edward Cozens

Technical Assistant

Edward Cozens is a Technical Assistant at Lincoln IP and is training to become a Chartered and European Patent Attorney.


Ed completed an undergraduate and master’s degree in Engineering at the University of Cambridge. Following this, he completed an industrial PhD in Medical Engineering based at Queen Mary University of London and GlaxoSmithKline. Ed has also spent time working for a biotechnology startup in New Zealand as well as completing two post-doctoral research positions, including at the University of Cambridge where he looked at setting up novel 3D printing techniques for applications in healthcare. Ed started his career in intellectual property in 2022 and works in the Aberdeen office supporting the work of our patent department.


MA & MEng Engineering
University of Cambridge

PhD Biomaterials
Queen Mary University of London


2020 – 2022
Postdoctoral Research

2022 to present
Private practice



  • Engineering
  • Energy and offshore technologies
  • Materials
  • Biomaterials and biotechnology
  • Inspection and imaging technologies
  • Polymer chemistry
  • 3D printing
  • Microfluidics


  • Drafting patent specifications
  • UK and European patent prosecution
  • Freedom to operate and infringement analysis
  • Patent searching and patentability assessments
  • IP audits