Zsolt Szentpéteri

Managing Partner at SBGK Attorneys at Law and Patent Attorneys

Zsolt Szentpéteri is the managing partner of SBGK Attorneys at Law and Patent Attorneys.

He graduated as a chemical engineer (MSc) from the Technical University of Budapest and as a special IP engineer in 1998. For several years he also attended special courses for patent attorneys at the Academy of the International Federation of Intellectual Property Attorneys (FICPI). He qualified as a Hungarian patent attorney in 2000 and a European patent attorney in 2003.

Mr Szentpéteri’s practice areas cover patent prosecution and validation, litigation and technology transfer. Mr Szentpéteri has gained substantial experience in inorganic and organic chemistry, polymer chemistry, food chemistry, pharmaceutical chemistry and biotechnology.

He is vice president of the Hungarian Chamber of Patent Attorneys, vice president of the Hungarian Group of the International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI) and a member of the Hungarian Association for the Protection of Industrial Property and Copyright, the AIPPI, FICPI and the European Patent Practice Committee. In 2020 the Institute of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office elected him deputy treasurer; in this board member position he is partly responsible for the financial matters of the organisation.

Professional experience

  • 1988-1997: employee of SBGK
  • 1997-2000: patent attorney candidate
  • 2000-: patent attorney, member of the Hungarian Chamber of Patent Attorneys
  • 2003-: European patent attorney
  • 2008-: partner of SBGK 

Professional associations

  • AIPPI
  • epi
  • Hungarian Chamber of Patent Attorneys

Firm details

SBGK Attorneys at Law and Patent Attorneys
Andrássy út 113
Budapest 1062
Hungary

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