Torbjörn Presland

Senior European Patent Attorney, M.Sc. Chemical Engineering

Torbjörn Presland has experience from several opposition cases involving oral hearings at the Swedish Court of Patent Appeals as well as at the EPO. Besides drafting and prosecution of patent applications, Torbjörn analyses infringements, freedom to operate and existing patent portfolios. In an international environment, Torbjörn has acted as an "IP Helpdesk" for the R&D staff of a large client company. Torbjörn specialises in the fields of chemical engineering, pulp and paper, polymer and materials, refinery and biofuel.

Contact information

Visiting address:

Jakobsbergsgatan 36
111 44 Stockholm, Sweden

Practice areas

  • Analyses & searches
  • IP due diligence
  • Litigation (patent)
  • Oppositions
  • Patent, contentious
  • Patent, prosecution

Industry expertise

  • Chemistry
  • Cleantech
  • Energy, gas, oil & power
  • Food & beverage
  • Materials technology & nanotech
  • Manufacturing & process technology

Prior experience

  • Project management and product development, food processing industry


  • Swedish
  • English
  • German


  • M.Sc., Chemical engineering, Faculty of Engineering (LTH) at Lund University, 1996
  • CEIPI Diploma in European Patent Litigation, Strasbourg University, 2015


  • European Patent Attorney
  • Authorised Patent Attorney (Sweden)
  • European Patent Litigation Certificate


  • EPI (Institute of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office)
  • SFIR (Swedish Association for the Protection of Industrial Property)