Emily Chamberlain Associate Patent AWA Stockholm, Sweden

Emily Chamberlain

Associate - Patent
MSc Biochemistry/Biophysics

Emily Chamberlain is a Patent Associate at AWA in the Chemistry and Life Science specialist team. Emily obtained her M.Sc. in Biochemistry/Biophysics at Linköping University and Toronto University in 2016. Before joining AWA in 2021, she worked as a Scientist and Life Science Consultant within the pharmaceutical industry.

At AWA, Emily skillfully supports her clients through their IP journeys, for example by drafting and prosecuting patent applications, performing novelty searches and delivering patentability analyses. Emily’s proficiency extends seamlessly from catering to academia-based researchers to addressing the needs of listed pharmaceutical companies.

You will find Emily at AWA’s Stockholm office and intermittently at AWA’s satellite office located in Forskaren (Hagaesplanaden 1, 113 68 Stockholm).

Contact information

Visiting address:

Jakobsbergsgatan 36
111 44 Stockholm, Sweden

Extended profile

Emily is a seasoned scientist boasting extensive expertise in pharmaceutical research and development, complemented by unique experience in board governance and business strategy within the realm of life sciences.

Equipped with a M.Sc. in Biochemistry/Biophysics from Linköping University and Toronto University, Emily commenced her professional journey at Swedish Orphan Biovitrum AB. During her tenure as a development Scientist, she orchestrated comprehensive efforts in the CMC development of protein drugs for orphan diseases, showcasing her proficiency from analytical method development to steering stability studies.

At AWA, Emily serves as an dedicated member of the life sciences specialist team, distinguishing herself through adept contributions in patent drafting, prosecution, and strategic planning. Her role extends to conducting thorough novelty searches and patentability analyses, providing valuable insights to discerning clients.

Beyond her technical abilities, Emily has demonstrated her leadership acumen by assuming a pivotal position on the board of directors at Swedish Orphan Biovitrum, while simultaneously representing the local SACO unions as Chairwoman for Akademikerklubben. Her multifaceted background is further enriched by years of hands-on experience as a Life Science Consultant in the pharmaceutical and medtech sectors, overseeing projects encompassing validation and quality assurance.

Emily’s combination of in-house expertise and business acuity uniquely positions her to discern and address clients’ commercial and intellectual property needs with insight, candor and efficacy.


  • Agreements
  • Analyses & searches
  • IP due diligence
  • IP Strategy
  • Patents
  • SPCs - Supplementary Protection Certificates


  • Biochemistry/Molecular Biology
  • Biotechnology
  • Chemistry
  • Foodtech
  • Life sciences
  • Manufacturing & process technology
  • Medtech
  • Pharma
  • Textiles


  • English
  • Swedish

Prior experience

  • Life Science Consultant, MPYA Sci & Tech AB, 2019 – 2021
  • Product Transfer Scientist, Cepheid AB, 2019 – 2020
  • Member Board of Directors, Swedish Orphan Biovitrum, 2018 – 2019
  • Scientist, Swedish Orphan Biovitrum AB, 2016 – 2019


  • Board Member Certification, PTK, 2019
  • M.Sc. Biochemistry/Biophysics, Linköping University and Toronto University, 2016
  • B.Sc. Biochemistry, Linköping University, 2014