Anne Sønstevold - Zacco
Anne Sønstevold

Anne Sønstevold

Senior Partner
European Patent Attorney
About Anne Sønstevold
Anne has worked as a Patent Attorney in private practice since 1997, including 3 years in-house experience from the Patent Department of GE Healthcare. She joined Zacco in 2001. She provides advice on strategic patenting issues and deals with all matters related to patenting, such as prior art searches, drafting and prosecuting patent applications, oppositions and appeals, infringement and validity opinions, and litigation support. A key area of expertise is in Supplementary Protection Certificates for approved medicinal products.
Anne’s practice inolves Biotechnology, Pharmaceuticals, Chemistry, Life Science and Healthcare. Anne has more than 10 year experience as a research scientist at GE Healthcare, the Norwegian Radium Hospital and the Norwegian Defense Research Establishment. Anne graduated with a M.Sc. degree in Biology (physiology) from the University of Oslo in 1983, and has been on the list of European Patent Attorneys since Norway became a member of the EPO in 2008.
Anne is ranked by Managing IP as an IP Star for 2019. She is also a recommended individual in IAM Patent 1000 for 2018 and 2019 by Intellectual Asset Management.
MIP IP Stars 2020 IAM 1000 recommended individual 2020
Areas of expertise
Services
    • Patent Drafting
    • Patent Prosecution
    • Patent Oppositions and Appeals
    • Patent Litigation
    • Freedom to Operate
    • Patent Landscaping
    • Patent Monitoring
    • IP Strategy Development
    • IP Strategy Implementation
    • IP Audit
    • IP Due Diligence
    • IP Risk Management
    • Workshops and Coaching
    • IP Portfolio Management
Technical field
    • Food Technology
    • Chemistry
    • Biotechnology
Industry Expertise
    • Life Science
    • Pharmaceuticals
    • Food & Beverage
    • Sustainability/ GreenTech/ CleanTech