Clients go to Judith for her stand-out advice on international and cross-border patent litigation, particularly in the life sciences sector. She's best known for her work with pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device companies.

Judith has two decades of experience working for top-tier law firms in both Amsterdam and New York, and in-house with a US multinational technology consultancy. Clients describe her as a highly skilled and stand-out partner for international patent litigation in the region. Judith's experience working in the M&A and private equity team of Debevoise & Plimpton in New York gave her a top-class education in negotiating IP licences, transfer agreements and IT contracts. If you have a case in a technical area, Judith is the perfect advisor. She frequently handles cases in applied fields such as mechanics and electronics.

Judith has broad experience in IP, and can also advise you on trademark law, copyright law and IT law. Judith is one of the co-founders of the Female IP Experts (FIPE) network in the Netherlands. She frequently speaks at international and national conferences on pharmaceutical and biotech patent litigation.

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