Karri Leskinen

Boco IP - Finland

Managing Director, Partner, European Patent Attorney

Kansakoulukatu 3
Helsinki 00100

358 9 6866 840

Patent star 2023




Practice areas:

Patent prosecution
Patent strategy & counseling

Industry sectors:

Food & beverage
Oil & gas
Renewable energy

Karri Leskinen is a European patent attorney specializing in the field of chemistry. With a deep understanding of the intricacies of IP rights and regulations, he provides expert guidance and assistance in protecting, managing, and enforcing their intellectual property assets.

Karri’s profile encompasses a range of skills and expertise related to intellectual property. His technical expertise includes polymer chemistry, pharmaceuticals, food industry and processing industry. He has extensive experience in conducting comprehensive IP searches and analyses to assess the novelty and validity of inventions, drafting and prosecuting patent applications.

He works closely with clients to develop effective IP strategies tailored to their specific needs and goals. Whether it involves advising on IP protection strategies, conducting IP audits, or assisting in IP licensing and technology transfer agreements, he strives to provide practical and strategic solutions that align with his clients' business objectives.

In addition to his patent prosecution expertise, he is well-versed in navigating the complex world of intellectual property disputes. He is experienced in conducting IP infringement assessments, managing cease and desist letters, negotiating settlement agreements, and helping clients in IP litigation proceedings when necessary.

Furthermore, Karri stays updated on the latest developments in intellectual property laws, regulations, and industry practices. This allows him to provide informed counsel and recommendations to his clients, ensuring clients intellectual property rights are safeguarded in a rapidly evolving IP landscape.

With a strong commitment to professionalism, integrity, and client satisfaction, Karri strives to deliver exceptional service and results to protect and enhance the value of his clients' intellectual property assets.

Year Joined Firm: 2005

Education/Alumni: M.Sc. (polymer chemistry, plant design)

Network Memberships:

  • Expert member of the Market Court
  • The Association of Finnish Patent Attorneys
  • European Patent Institute
  • The Finnish Association for Industrial Property Rights