Leif L. Nielsen

Partner, founder
European Patent Attorney, DESU
European Trade Mark and Design Attorney
B.Sc. (Mech. Eng.)
B.Com. (Organisation and Management)

Cell: +4528958555
Direct: +4587308957
E-mail: ln@patrade.dk

Technical competences

  • Machine technology
  • Cleantech
  • Process control
  • Paper technology
  • Plastics technology
  • Mechanics

Other competences

  • Drafting of patent applications
  • Strategic use of IPR
  • Licensing
  • Litigation in Denmark and abroad

Leif L. Nielsen is B.Sc. (Mech. Eng.) from The Technical University of Denmark with speciality in production management. He also has a BCom. (organisation and management) as well as being an European Patent Attorney and an European Trademark- and Design Attorney.

Technical- and practical experience
Leif has extensive experience in areas such as mechanics, machine technology, paper technology, plastics technology and cleantech. He is also the past president of LES Scandinavia.

Patent experience
Leif has worked with patents since 1980, including the last 17 years in Patrade A / S, which he founded in 1995. Leif has since 1990 worked as a European Patent Attorney.

Leif has significant experience with IPR and patents in particular, including drafting of patent applications, commercialization of IPR through licensing and litigation in Denmark and abroad, infringement assessments, IPR strategies, opposition- and appeal cases before the EPO, freedom to operate analyses, legal assistance during litigation and patentability assessments.

Memberships

Leif is a member of LES Scandinavia and of a number of other organizations including the Danish patent agent association FICPI and INTA.