Lasse Henze

Partner European Patent Attorney

Lasse Henze is a European Patent Attorney and manages AWA's high-technology team in Denmark. He is experienced in all kinds of patent-related issues, including drafting and prosecution of patent applications worldwide, preparing oppositions before the European Patent Office, performing freedom-to-operate analyses, infringement investigations, licence negotiations and patent due diligence.

Contact information

Visiting address:

Strandgade 56
1401 Copenhagen K, Denmark

Extended profile

Lasse Henze is a European Patent Attorney and manages AWA's high-technology team in Denmark. He is experienced in all kinds of patent-related issues, including drafting and prosecution of patent applications worldwide, preparing oppositions before the European Patent Office, performing freedom-to-operate analyses, infringement investigations, licence negotiations and patent due diligence.

Lasse works mainly in the electrical engineering and medical-technology fields, in particular with signal processing and acoustics. He is well-experienced in designing patent strategies for new product launches and assisting clients with licence negotiations.

Lasse passed the European Qualifying Examination (EQE) in 2012, qualifying as a European Patent Attorney and completed the Ceipi Diploma Course on Patent Litigation in Europe in 2016. Lasse also teaches at the Danish branch of the Ceipi course, preparing candidates for the European Qualifying Examination.

Practice areas

  • IP due diligence
  • IP Strategy

Industry expertise

  • Electronics
  • Mechanics
  • Software & IT
  • Life sciences
  • Medtech

Prior experience

  • Lasse has worked as a patent consultant since 2008, and passed the European Qualifying Examination (EQE) in 2012.
  • Lasse has done 3 years of research within the field of medical ultrasound.

Languages

  • Danish
  • English
  • German
  • Norwegian
  • Swedish

Education

  • M.Sc. Biomedical Engineering from Technical University of Denmark / University of Copenhagen

Authorizations

  • European Patent Attorney

Memberships

  • ADIPA (Association of Danish Intellectual Property Attorneys)
  • EPI (European Patent Institute)