Richard Lock

BEng (Hons) (Mech)

Patent Attorney (Trans-Tasman)

Consultant, Terry IP Patent Attorneys Limited

Specialist Areas

Patents, in particular the mechanical and electrical fields.


  • Drafting patent specifications
  • Filing and prosecuting patent applications
  • Freedom to operate searching and assessment


Richard completed a mechanical engineering degree at the University of Leicester in the UK.

He had previously worked for Rolls-Royce Aerospace and the British Standards Institute.

Richard is a registered New Zealand and Australian Patent Attorney with over nine years experience working in Intellectual Property. He has extensive experience with drafting, prosecution and freedom-to-operate in the mechanical and electrical fields.