Brussels

Rik JANSSENS


Patent Engineer

Experience

Rik is specialized in the field of life sciences and biotechnology. He advises you on the patent landscape of competitors, license contracts, patentability of inventions, freedom to operate and validity of third party's patents. He drafts your patents and follows them during the patent granting process. He defends you during prosecution, opposition, infringement situations and nullity actions. He handles cases in English and Dutch and has a knowledge of French.

Qualifications

  • Patent Engineer

Industries

  • Agricultural sciences
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology
  • Biotechnology
  • Genetics
  • Immunology
  • Immunotherapy
  • Microbiology

Education

  • PhD in Biomedical Sciences, KU Leuven, Belgium, 2017
  • Master of Science in Bioscience Engineering: Biomolecular Engineering, KU Leuven, Belgium, 2012
  • Bachelor of Science in Bioscience Engineering: Biomolecular Engineering, KU Leuven, Belgium, 2010

Languages

  • Dutch
  • English
  • French