Trond provides clients with advice on intellectual property rights with emphasis on patenting, within the field of mechanical engineering.
Trond has been working for Acapo since 1998. He is well acquainted and experienced within the field of intellectual property, and specializes in drafting, filing and handling patent applications, and opposition and infringement procedures.
Trond has experience as patent consultant in court proceedings and has been appointed as an expert judge and expert witness in cases regarding intellectual property matters in several Norwegian court cases. He also has many years of experience within mechanical engineering from several of the major petroleum companies in Norway.
Trond has a Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering from South Dakota School of Mines & Technology, USA and a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Bergen College of Engineering, Norway.
Trond’s working languages are Norwegian and English.
He is a member of FICPI and European Patent Institute (EPI).