Anneli Jönsson

Partner European Patent Attorney, Team Manager TeamChemistry
M.Sc. Chemical Engineering

Anneli Jönsson is European Patent Attorney specialising in the field of organic chemistry, biochemistry, pharmaceuticals, and food technology. She is M Sc in Chemical Engineering. Prior to re-joining AWA in 2017, Anneli has been working for Baxter (former Gambro Lundia AB) and AstraZeneca AB. Anneli has also been working at the Swedish Patent- and Registration Office (PRV).

Contact information:

Visiting address:

Matrosgatan 1
211 18 Malmö, Sverige

Practice areas

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

Industry expertise

  • Chemistry
  • Food & beverage
  • Life sciences
  • Medtech
  • Pharma
  • Organic chemistry
  • Biochemistry/Molecular Biology

Prior experience

  • Patent Examiner, Swedish Patent- and Registration Office, 1989
  • Director, Department for Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry, Swedish Patent- and Registration Office, 2000
  • Patent Attorney, Legal and IP department, AstraZeneca AB 2001
  • Director Mölndal Office, Legal and IP department, AstraZeneca AB 2006
  • European Patent Attorney, Partner, Awapatent AB, Gothenburg, 2009
  • Senior IP Counsel, Baxter International Healthcare (former Gambro Lundia AB), 2012
  • European Patent Attorney, Team Manager Team Chemistry Malmö, AWA Sweden AB, 2017


  • Swedish
  • English
  • French


  • M. Sc. in Chemical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Lund University, 1989
  • CEIPI course Patent Litigation in Europe (Litigation Certificate), Strasbourg University, 2016


  • European Patent Attorney
  • Authorised Patent Attorney (Sweden)


  • EPI (Institute of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office)
  • Sveriges IP-ombuds Samfund (Swedish Intellectual Property Attorneys Association)
  • LES (Licensing Executives Society)