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Rohit Kumar fox mandal

Rohit Kumar

Senior Associate
Bengaluru

M: +91 8894908076
E: rohit.kumar@foxmandal.in

Rohit Kumar, a Senior Patent Associate within Fox Mandal’s IP department, boasts an impressive over 7 years tenure in the patent field. Recognized for his proficiency, Rohit excels in offering strategic advisory solutions throughout the entire patent life cycle, enabling clients to establish and efficiently manage their patent portfolios.

EXPERTISE

His technical acumen extends to providing expert guidance to start-ups, facilitating seamless patent application filings both within India and internationally. Rohit’s diverse experience spans across domains such as Life Sciences, Biotechnology, Pharma, General Chemistry, Industrial Chemistry, Agricultural Tech, and Health care.

Rohit’s notable accomplishments include handling more than 80 patent hearing matters, drafting and filing over 150 patent applications, initiating and filing 100+ PCT national phase applications, and preparing over 200 responses to First Examination Reports issued by the Indian Patent Office. His proficiency also extends to IP due diligence assignments, showcasing his comprehensive understanding of intellectual property matters.

Capable of navigating various patent-related challenges, Rohit specializes in client counselling, patent prosecution, and portfolio planning & management. His extensive expertise encompasses drafting patent specifications, filing patent applications through various channels (convention filing, PCT filing, and National Phase filings), conducting searches (prior art and patentability), overseeing patent maintenance, and securing Foreign Filing Licenses (FFL).

EDUCATION

  • MTech-Biotechnology
  • PG Diploma in IP

ADMISSION

  • Indian Patent Agent-IN/PA-4013

SPEAKING OPPORTUNITIES

  • Session on “Innovation and Patent Filing” as part of the faculty development programme at Sankara College of Optometry.

PRACTICE AREAS

  • Patent

SECTORS

  • Life Science
  • Education
  • Biotechnology
  • Healthcare
  • Start-ups
  • Chemistry
  • Agriculture