Pernille Thorsboe

Senior Partner at Zacco

Pernille Thorsboe has more than 35 years of experience dealing with matters relating to patent issues. Her IP expertise includes European patent practice, Danish patent and utility model practice, supplementary protection certificates, restoration of rights, infringement and validity opinions, EU legislation on bio patents, the International Union for the Protection of New Varieties of Plants Convention and Scandinavian patent litigation.

Ms Thorsboe’s current work at Zacco includes counselling, prosecution and litigation within the chemical and food technology, biochemistry, organic chemistry and pharmaceutical fields.

Before joining Zacco in 2000, Ms Thorsboe worked for eight years as an examiner and 12 years as an office manager at the Danish Patent and Trademark Office.

Ms Thorsboe holds an MSc in chemical engineering from the Technical University of Denmark (1980) and qualified as a European patent attorney in 2013. In 2016 she completed the Centre for International Intellectual Property Studies course on patent litigation in Europe, allowing her to represent clients before the European Unified Patent Court. She is also a member of the Danish Society of Engineers, the Association of Danish Patent Agents, the Danish Association of Intellectual Property Rights and the International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property.

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