Ir. (Electrical Engineering), Belgian and European Patent Attorney
Languages: English, French, German
Prosecution before the European Patent Office; legal opinions, litigation proceedings and descriptive seizures, especially in the area of mobile communications, electronics, software and network technologies.
Studied electrical engineering at the University of Louvain, Belgium (1994 – 1999) and at the University of York, UK (1997 – 1998), with an emphasis on telecommunications and electronics. Master thesis on channel modelling for micro- and picocellular wideband communications systems at the Electromagnetics Microwave Communication Laboratory (EMIC), University of Louvain. Three years of experience as software research engineer and consultant in object-oriented technology, application security and fault-tolerance testing. In the patent profession since 2002. European Patent Attorney since 2006. Belgian Patent Attorney since 2009. With HOFFMANN EITLE since 2006.