Johan has nearly 30 years’ experience in IP law. As a Patent Attorney, Johan has obtained extensive experience from invention harvesting, drafting and prosecution of patent applications, oppositions and appeals, rendering FTO and patent infringement opinions, managing patent conflicts and litigations, mainly in Europe and the US, and advising clients on IP strategies, agreements, IP aspects of M&A processes as well as trade secret matters. Johan has also long experience in oral negotiation in the EPO.
Johan has extensive experience in the fields of chemistry and chemical engineering, (for example silica, polymers, coatings, dispersing agents, oil and gas, construction material, biomaterials, e.g. cellulosic materials, papermaking and mechanical devices).
Johan graduated from the Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) at Stockholm in 1986 as M.Sc. in Chemical Engineering. Johan is recognized as a recommended individual in the prestigious IAM Patent 1000 ranking.
Johan’s working languages are Swedish, English and Norwegian.
He is a member of EPI.