Elen has a background with a doctorate in biochemistry and molecular biology from the University of Oslo, where she has also worked as a researcher for 5 years. After her 13 years at the University of Oslo as a student, doctoral candidate and researcher, she has worked in the Patent Office for over 10 years. […]
Martha Næss BorgeAxel Krabberød
Design and furniture, Juridiske rådgivere, Legal, Shipping and maritime, The food industry, Trademark and design
Martha is an Attorney-at-Law and IP adviser and has worked extensively within the intellectual property law, with experience from securing and enforcing all intellectual property rights, conflict resolution, intervention cases, competition law issues, applications, IP strategy and litigation.
She has worked closely on profiled brands, which has led to a practice of actively using IP rights, […]
Anders Ervin SolbergAxel Krabberød
Electric power and Electronics, IT and Communication, Legal, Media and entertainment, Renewable energy, Sport and leisure, The food industry, Trademark and design
Anders is an IP specialist with extensive experience in civil litigation. He is a disputes and strategy lawyer who manages and enforces large trademark and design portfolios on behalf of multinational companies.
Anders is particularly interested in the broader aspects of intellectual property, including IP strategy, due diligence processes, contracts, trade secrets, ownership of data […]
Liv-Heidi ThoresenAppex AS
Aquaculture and fishery, Chemical industry, Oil and gas, Patent, Pharma and biotech, Renewable energy, The food industry
Liv-Heidi Thoresen is a European Patent Attorney and Chartered Engineer with more than 20 years of IP experience in specialist industries such as: biochemistry, biotechnology, medicine/ pharmaceutics, general organic and inorganic chemistry, process, food, water treatment and aquaculture.
She is involved in drafting and prosecuting patent applications nationally and internationally, providing client-tailored advice about patents, evaluation […]
Kari SimonsenAxel Krabberød
Aquaculture and fishery, Chemical industry, Patent, Pharma and biotech, The food industry
Kari Simonsen is a European Patent Attorney with more than 20 years’ Life Sciences/Pharmaceutical sector IPR experience, specializing in Chemistry, Pharmacy and Bio-technology. She was formerly a Senior Examiner at The Norwegian Industrial Property Office (NIPO). Today, Kari assists clients in drafting and handling patent applications and oppositions, freedom-to-operate evaluations, infringement issues and IP strategy.
Henning A. JohansenAppex AS
Aquaculture and fishery, Chemical industry, IP information, Patent, Pharma and biotech, The food industry
Henning is a European Patent Attorney with 12 years of experience, principally in Pharmacy, Life Sciences, Aquaculture, and General Chemistry sectors. He acts as an expert client advisor on protecting Intellectual Property Rights, and drafts and prosecutes patent applications before NIPO (Norwegian Patent Office) and the European Patent Office. Henning also has experience in company […]
Geir LangliAppex AS
Chemical industry, Construction and Building, Mechanical industry, Oil and gas, Patent, Pharma and biotech, Renewable energy, The food industry
Geir has nearly 10 years of experiences in patent law practice, focusing mainly on patent mining and drafting, providing advice on patentability and best practice for obtaining patent protection, handling domestic and foreign patents and PCT applications, prosecution and appeal, 3rd party observations and oppositions, responding to office actions, patent invalidation and infringement litigations, FTO, […]
Christiin Sangvik-JebsenAxel Krabberød
Chemical industry, Legal, Media and entertainment, Sport and leisure, The food industry, Trademark and design
Christiin is an IP Attorney specializing in trademarks, counterfeiting and unfair competition matters. She has wide international experience working with many leading, innovative international companies as well through international studies. Christiin enjoys working closely with her clients, being an active counselor and sparring partner, with an emphasis on tailor-made advice and strategy.
Christiin’s work is […]
Kristoffer WeltzienAppex AS
Chemical industry, Design and furniture, Legal, Media and entertainment, Pharma and biotech, Renewable energy, The food industry, Trademark and design
Kristoffer Weltzien has more than 15 years’ experience working as an IP attorney specialising in the chemical and pharmaceutical sectors. He also has handled counterfeit cases for several, well-known international consumer brands. In addition, Weltzien’s eight years’ experience as an examiner with NIPO (Norwegian Patent Office) has proved invaluable to his international clients when advising […]
Thomas Gaarder-OlsenAppex AS
Design and furniture, IT and Communication, Legal, Media and entertainment, Pharma and biotech, Sport and leisure, The food industry, Trademark and design
Thomas is the Director of the Legal Department and Senior Partner helping domestic and global clients with their trademarks and other intellectual property rights. He is passionate about IPR and works hard to raise awareness of the importance of IPR.
His work ranges from developing IP strategies and establishing IP rights, to maintaining and enforcing […]