Partner Amund Brede Svendsen's practice area is IP. He litigates patents (especially pharmaceutical, biosimilar and oil and gas services industry patents) and other IP rights. He advises on patents, trademarks , employee inventors’ rights, trade secrets, unfair competition and marketing law, and represents clients in disputes in these areas, and also in IP-related commercial litigation. He is a qualified arbitrator and has arbitrated international commercial disputes.
He is admitted to the Supreme Court.
Partner, GjessingReimers 2019 -
Partner Grette (1986 - 2019)
Associate Smith, Grette, Eide, Midelfart and Vik (1981-1986)
Research assistant, University of Bergen (1980-1981)
Admitted to the Supreme Court (2009).
Norwegian Bar Association’s permanent committee for IP and unfair competition law (2001-2009)
Panelist in the Board of Appeal for Industrial Property Rights 2016 -
The Norwegian Bar Association
The Norwegian Association for the Protection of Industrial Property (Chair, 2004 -)
AIPPI (President of the Norwegian Group, 2004 -)
European Patent Lawyers Association (EPLAW)
The Norway Chapter in International Intellectual Property Litigation (with Yngve Øyehaug Opsvik), Sweet & Maxwell Ltd., 1997 – date;
The Norway Chapter in Patent Claim Interpretation – Global Edition, Edward Manzo Editor-in-Chief, Thomson West 2009-17.