Patent Attorney at TRAPLOVÁ – HAKR – KUBÁT Law and Patent Offices
Tomáš Pavlica has been a member of the Traplová - Hakr - Kubát (THK) team for two decades and his strength lies in drafting patent and utility model applications, as well as conducting patent searches and providing consultancy on patent protection and enforcement strategy on a national and worldwide basis, which makes him one of the key contacts in the firm’s patent department.
Mr Pavlica specialises in the field of electrical engineering, including power engineering, and mechanical engineering.
He is a graduate of the Faculty of Electrical Engineering of the Czech Technical University in Prague. He has also completed a programme of postgraduate studies at the University of London – Queen Mary and Westfield College. The programme was designed for young lawyers from Eastern Europe, focusing on industrial property rights. Mr Pavlica also completed a two-year specialisation course at the Institute for Industrial Law Training of the Industrial Property Office. In addition, Mr Pavlica undertook an internship at Marks & Clerk, the largest British firm in the field of industrial property rights. He also took part in a basic course in European patent law organised by the Robert Schuman University in Strasbourg.
Mr Pavlica is a European patent attorney, a member of the Chamber of Patent Attorneys and of epi. In addition to Czech, he speaks fluent English and German.