Astrid De Ro

European Patent Attorney
M.Sc. Civil Engineering in Material Sciences

Astrid De Ro is a European Patent Attorney with experience in the Belgian and Swiss practices.

Contact information

Visiting address:

Place des Sciences 1 2822 Courroux Delémont, Switzerland

Extended profile

She earned her master’s degree in Civil Engineering in Material Sciences from the Ecole Polytechnique de Louvain and spent 10 years in metallurgy research before becoming active in intellectual property.

Astrid assists her clients with strategies that defend or attack intellectual property rights, including infringement and nullity actions.

Practice areas

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

Industry expertise

  • Automotive
  • Chemistry
  • Energy, gas, oil & power
  • Mechanics
  • Materials technology & nanotech
  • Building & construction
  • Manufacturing & process technology

Languages

  • French
  • English
  • Dutch

Education

  • M.Sc. Civil Engineering in Material Sciences, Université Catholique de Louvain, 1997

Authorisations

  • European Patent Attorney