Svetlana Stadler

Founding Partner at Cohn, de Vries, Stadler & Co

Svetlana Stadler holds a MSc in physics from Chisinau University, Moldova (1984).

She is also a graduate of the Central College of Patent Studies, Moscow (1987). Ms Stadler has extensive experience gained through serving several years as an in-house IP counsel in the semiconductor industry, and from more than two decades as a patent attorney, mostly as a senior partner in the Reinhold Cohn Group, where she headed the physics department made up of seven patent attorneys. Ms Stadler has gained very broad experience in drafting and prosecuting patent applications in the fields of physics, optics, medical devices, semiconductors, computing, satellite communications, digital printing, energy, laser systems and nanotechnology – among others.

She is considered the most senior patent attorney in the field of physics in Israel. She has also mentored and coached many patent attorneys who have become leading patent attorneys in this field in Israel under her guidance.

Ms Stadler focuses on providing strategic advice to her clients, conducting IP due diligence and IP audits, providing opinions, preparing patent applications and managing prosecution of patent applications around the world. She also advises her clients in decision-making processes regarding intellectual property. Among her clients are international and Israeli innovators, academic institutes, start-up companies and large companies, entrepreneurs and venture capital funds.

Ms Stadler is also highly ranked in local and international directories as one of Israel's leading patent attorneys. She was also ranked among the 250 leading women in the world in the field of intellectual property.

Professional associations

  • Israel Patent Attorneys Association

Sample client list

  • ContinUse Biometrics Ltd
  • Shamir Optics Industries Ltd

Firm details

Cohn, de Vries, Stadler & Co
Ziv Towers
Tower D
24 Raoul Wallenberg St
Tel Aviv 6971924

Contact details

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