Mikael Henriksson

Partner, European Patent Attorney
Ph.D. Medical Biochemistry

Mikael Henriksson is a European Patent Attorney and a Swedish Patent Attorney. He specialises in the chemistry and life sciences fields, with a particular focus on protein and carbohydrate chemistry, cosmetics, paper chemistry and pharmaceuticals.

Contact information

Visiting address:

Jakobsbergsgatan 36
111 44 Stockholm, Sweden

Extended profile

Mikael holds a Ph.D. in Medical Biochemistry from the Karolinska Institutet and is a regular attendee of the BIO International Convention, where biotechnology and pharma leaders come together to discover opportunities and create partnerships.

Mikael handles all types of patent-related issues, including drafting and prosecution of patent applications, freedom-to-operate analyses, due diligence investigations and patent disputes. He is also experienced in Supplementary Protection Certificates (SPCs) for pharmaceuticals in Sweden and throughout the European Economic Community (EEC).

Mikael has extensive knowledge of medical inventions and navigating the related law and practice for intellectual property protection.

Mikael is well experienced with opposition and appeal proceedings before the European Patent Office (EPO) and the Swedish Patent and Registration Office (PRV). He has also represented Swedish and international clients in oral proceedings before both these Offices.

Mikael is recognised as a recommend individual for prosecution in Sweden in the IAM Patent 1000 - The World's Leading Patent Professionals.

Practice areas

  • Agreements
  • Analyses & searches
  • IP due diligence
  • IP Strategy
  • SPCs - Supplementary Protection Certificates
  • Litigation (patent)
  • Oppositions
  • Patent, prosecution

Industry expertise

  • Chemistry
  • Life sciences
  • Medtech
  • Pharma
  • Biotechnology
  • Organic chemistry
  • Biochemistry/Molecular Biology

Languages

  • English
  • French
  • Swedish

Education

  • Ph.D. Medical Biochemistry, Karolinska institutet, 2006
  • M.Sc. Molecular Biotechnology Engineering, Uppsala University, 1999 

Authorisations

  • European Patent Attorney
  • Authorised Patent Attorney (Sweden)
  • Technically Qualified Member of the Swedish Patent and Market Court and the Patent and Market Court of Appeal

Memberships

  • epi (Institute of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office)
  • SFIR (The Swedish Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property)