Jan-Åke Åkesson

Partner European Patent Attorney, European Design Attorney

Jan-Åke Åkesson is a certified European Patent Attorney specialising in the field of mechanical engeneering. The main focus of his work is strategic consulting aimed at building up client's IP portfolios and advising on how to act in potential and actual disputes. Prior to joining AWA in 1995, Jan-Åke has been working as a development engineer at Tetra Pak AB.

Contact information

Visiting address:

Ideon Gateway, Molekylvägen 10B 
223 63 Lund, Sweden

Practice areas

  • Analyses & searches
  • IP Strategy
  • Utility models
  • Litigation (patent)
  • Oppositions
  • Patent, contentious
  • Patent, prosecution
  • Trade secrets

Industry expertise

  • Cleantech
  • Energy, gas, oil & power
  • Food & beverage
  • Mechanics
  • Building & construction
  • Manufacturing & process technology

Languages

  • Swedish
  • English
  • German

Education

  • Master's degree in Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering (LTH) at Lund University

Authorisations

  • European Patent Attorney
  • Professional Representative before OHIM (Community designs)
  • Authorised Patent Attorney (Sweden)