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Freya Hine

Freya is a Patent Attorney in our Chemistry & Pharmaceutical team and is based in our Leeds office.

Freya has a First Class Masters Degree in Chemistry from the University of Nottingham and was awarded the BP prize for best overall academic performance. Freya then went on to complete a PhD in Chemistry from the same institution with a thesis titled: ‚ÄúSynthesis, Characterisation and Investigations of Chemical Relatives of Molybdopterin‚ÄĚ, for which she was awarded the Turner Prize for best thesis. Freya subsequently worked in a technology transfer role within the University of Nottingham. Freya began her career at a patent and trade mark firm in the East Midlands where she qualified as a UK and European Patent Attorney.