European Patent Attorney, Partner
MSc Physics & Chemistry
Peter has technical expertise within the areas of mechanics, electronics, physics, optics and process chemistry. He also works with nanotechnology, medico technology, and computer-implemented inventions (software). Specifically, Peter has experience with wind turbines, imaging/microscopy, optical recording/printing, medical imaging (catheters, ultrasonic, MR etc), decision-support systems (DSS), surgical equipment/implants, micro/nanolithography, biofuel plants, among other things.
Peter has experience within identifying, generating, and prosecuting patent rights with a special focus on post-grant patent related work: infringement/ freedom-to-operate (FTO) analysis, oppositions, re-examinations, and appeals. Furthermore, he is experienced in oral proceedings before the European Patent Office (EPO) and the Danish patent office.
Peter participates in our internal teaching of associates and regularly gives presentations about patent law. Peter has successfully completed the CEIPI Course on Patent Litigation in Europe at the University of Strasbourg, and he will therefore receive the European Patent Litigation Certificate under the Unified Patent Court when it enters into force.
Besides Danish and English, Peter speaks some German and Latvian and is currently attending a French course.
Peter has worked at Plougmann Vingtoft since 2002 and one of the company’s partners.