Jonna Sahlin

Partner at Boco IP

Jonna Sahlin is a partner and chair of the executive board at Boco IP. She has worked in the patent field since 1998 and holds an MSc in chemical technology.

Ms Sahlin is a European patent attorney and an authorised patent attorney in Finland. She has also successfully completed the CEIPI (the Centre for International Intellectual Property Studies) course on patent litigation in Europe. She counsels clients on matters relating to intellectual property and IP strategy, and prosecutes Finnish and European patents in the fields of chemistry, biochemistry, pharmaceuticals, diagnostics, food industry, process technology and biofuels. Her clients praise her ability to combine collaboration with solid, well-founded advice.

Ms Sahlin has been involved in patent litigation cases, as well as Finnish national utility model nullity actions. She also conducts freedom-to-operate analyses and prepares opinions on the interpretation of patents.

Ms Sahlin is a council member of epi, the professional body for European patent attorneys, as well as a member of epi’s Professional Conduct Committee. In addition, she has actively contributed to the patent field in Finland, especially during her term as chair of the Association of Finnish Patent Attorneys (of which she remains a member) in 2010-2013.

She is also an expert member of the Finnish Market Court, a member of the European IP practitioners’ organisation UNION, the International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property and the International Federation of Intellectual Property Attorneys.

Professional associations

  • epi

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Boco IP
Itämerenkatu 5
Helsinki 00180

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