Anders Heebøll-Nielsen

Senior European Patent Attorney, Certified Danish Patent Agent
M.Sc. (Chemical Engineering, Ph.D.

Anders Heebøll-Nielsen is a European Patent Attorney helping applicants protect their inventions in biotechnology and other fields. Before joining AWA in 2006, Anders conducted research in process biotechnology ranging from microfluidic devices to industrial scale protein purification technology. Anders has a special interest in advising start-up companies in various aspects of patent and IP related matters, but his expertise includes "world wide" patent practice, e.g. European, US, Danish etc.

Contact information

Visiting address:

Strandgade 56
1401 Copenhagen K, Denmark

Practice areas

  • IP due diligence
  • IP Strategy
  • Utility models
  • Oppositions
  • Patent, prosecution

Industry expertise

  • Chemistry
  • Food & beverage
  • Life sciences
  • Materials technology & nanotech
  • Manufacturing & process technology
  • Biotechnology
  • Biochemistry/Molecular Biology

Languages

  • Danish
  • English
  • German
  • Swedish

Education

  • M.Sc. in chemical engineering from the Technical University of Denmark (1998)
  • Ph.D. in process biotechnology from the Technical University of Denmark (2002)
  • Certified Danish Patent Agent, CDPA (2009)
  • European Qualifying Examination (2011)

Memberships

  • ADIPA (Association of Danish Intellectual Property Attorneys
  • EPI (Institute of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office

Authorisations

  • European Patent Attorney

Additional information

  • Since 2012 Anders has been a jury member at competitions (online and in the finals) for university associated start-up companies arranged by Venture Cup, including the University Start-up World Cup