Daan de Lange > Brinkhof > Amsterdam, Netherlands > Lawyer Profile

Brinkhof
Grote Bickersstraat 74-78
1013 KS
Netherlands
Daan de Lange photo

Work Department

Patent

Position

Partner in patent litigation

Career

Daan (partner) specialises in international patent litigation with a focus on life sciences and biotech litigation. He was involved in a number of high profile Supreme Court patent cases the last few years. Daan is a true litigator and at his best in technically complex proceedings. Daan is editor of the Dutch IP journal BIE and regularly writes on international (patent) litigation. He teaches at the Patent Attorney’s Academy and is a regular speaker on patent litigation.

Languages

English, German, French, Dutch

Memberships

EPLAW, AIPPI

Education

L.L.M. Amsterdam (2002); Stibbe 2003-2007; Brinkhof (2007 – current).

Lawyer Rankings

Netherlands > Intellectual property: Patents

(Next Generation Partners)

Daan De LangeBrinkhof

One of the best patent litigators in Europe‘, Brinkhof has a major strength in coordinating multi-jurisdictional cases in Europe and beyond, including the USA. Team members are deeply involved in a range of IP-centered organisations, often in a leading role and a number of senior lawyers also edit IP publications and teach. Richard Ebbink and Mark Van Gardingen lead the group that is made up of both lawyers and duel qualified patent attorneys; Jan Pot has been admitted to the Supreme Court Bar of the Netherlands. The team’s work includes EPO cases and its expertise covers pharmaceutical, chemical inventions, biotech, mechanical engineering the telecoms – areas covered by Daan De Lange and Koen Bijvank. Other key lawyers include Rien Broekstra (also trained as a computer scientist) and senior associates Rik LambersAlexander De Leeuw and associate Barbara Mooij.