Jan joined Zacco in 2001. He holds a Masters degree (2001) in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Houston, TX, USA. He studied French at the Paris-Sorbonne University, France, 1998-1999, and Engineering Physics at Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden, 1994-1998.
Jan is focusing his practice on preparation of patent applications, patent prosecution and infringement cases. His work also involves development of processes for handling patent information, patent portfolio evaluations, freedom to operate opinions and competitor watches. He also counsels clients on worldwide portfolio management and strategic development.
Jan has prepared and/or prosecuted applications in numerous scientific areas including automotive technology, spacecraft, vehicle control systems, sensor technology, mechanical components such as aircraft and cross-country vehicle components, industrial robotics, software, and weapons systems. Jan is authorized to work with defence secrets cases.