Congratulations to our 3 new European Patent Attorneys

25 July 2012

Our competent patent attorneys Jens Raabjerg Olesen, Pernille Winding Gojkovic and Peter Borg Gaarde have passed the demanding European Qualifying Examination 2012 (EQE) and have thus acquired the title of European Patent Attorney. With the title follows the right to represent clients at the European Patent Office (EPO). 

Jens Raabjerg Olesen
has a background in biochemistry and molecular biology from University of Aarhus where he was awarded the PhD degree in 2005. After that, he continued his studies of transcription and mRNA metabolism as a post doctoral fellow. Simultaneously, Jens has studied business administration at Aarhus Business School, the University of Aarhus, and in 2008 he obtained the Graduate Diploma in Business Administration. Jens joined HØIBERG in 2006 and counsels our clients about protection of intellectual property rights in all fields of life science, especially molecular biology, biotechnology, and medico technology. Jens is also a Certified Danish Patent Agent (CDPA).

Pernille Winding Gojkovic
has a background in biology and molecular biology from University of Copenhagen where she was awarded both her Master and PhD degrees. Pernille is a partner and as patent attorney counsels clients on the protection and enforcement of intellectual property rights (IPR) - primarily within life sciences. She joined HØIBERG in 2005 and represents clients working within the fields of biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, drug discovery, medico technology, health care and nutraceuticals. Pernille is also a Certified Danish Patent Agent (CDPA). 

Peter Borg Gaarde
joined HØIBERG in 2007 with a background in physics and mathematics and elite cycling. He has specialised in i.e. software patenting, medical devices, telecom applications and processing technology. Before entering the IPR field Peter was employed for seven years in the telecom industry working mainly with product development (fiber optics). Peter graduated in 2000 with a thesis on X-ray scattering, with experiments conducted at synchrotron facilities in Hamburg and Grenoble. Peter is also a Certified Danish Patent Agent (CDPA).