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Cerian Jones, Partner & Patent Attorney at UDL LLP


Cerian Jones _headshotAfter gaining a PhD in Computer Science (Artificial Intelligence) and lecturing in Computer Science for many years, Cerian took a career change and became a patent attorney, specialising in the protection of software-implemented inventions. In her role as a partner at UDL Intellectual Property LLP, she works with entrepreneurs and innovators from across Wales, the UK and the world to ring fence and defend their intellectual property.

Areas of particular specialisation include FinTech and cyber security (she was a co-founder of the South Wales Cyber Security Cluster), and is one of few patent attorneys with in-depth experience of blockchain, Bitcoin and cryptocurrency technologies.