European Patent Attorney
Marc Berkhoff is a Dutch national. He graduated in Chemical Engineering from the Delft University of Technology in 1998 at the department “Equipment Design for the Process Industry” (“Apparatenbouw voor de ProcesIndustrie”).
Before working for CPW in 2009, he was busy at a post-doc position at the Delft University of Technology in the field of crystallization of metal-compounds and as a development engineer for nonwovens and three-dimensional mats of extruded filaments at Colbond B.V.
Marc is European Patent Attorney, focusing on mechanical engineering and process engineering, for multinational companies as well as small and medium enterprises.
For some of the international companies, he manages their entire patent, trademark and design portfolio. Besides drafting and prosecuting patent applications, his daily activities include all other aspects of IP protection such as advice, Oppositions, Freedom-to-Operate evaluations, infringement matters, preparing agreements and advising on and planning patent, trademark and design protection strategies.