Year Joined Firm: 1993
Education/Alumni: MSc in Physics, Delft University of Technology (1984)
Languages Spoken: Dutch, English, German
Network Memberships: Member of the commissions for the Dutch examination of patent attorneys
Cees Jansen has been the Chairman of V.O. since July 2007. Cees graduated in Physics at the Delft University of Technology. He has held the position of head of the patent department at two large technology-driven companies before he joined V.O. in 1993. He focuses on that type of companies in his present practice.
Cees has extensive expertise in high-tech systems such as radar, sonar, computer and telecommunication systems on the one hand and mechanical and physical systems on the other. In addition, he specializes in developing patent strategies to effectively protect systems, products, replacement products, parts of systems and semi products. He gained vast experience in opposition proceedings and litigation, in particular infringement and nullification suits, both nationally and abroad, including the USA.
Cees is member of the Commission for Patent Attorneys in Private Practice, FICPI and AIPPI. He is Head of the branch office in Utrecht.
Key Practice Areas:
- Filing & Prosecution
- Strategy & Advisory
- Electrical Engineering
- Energy and Natural Resources
- Food & Beverage
- Medical Devices
Last updated 24th April 2018