Verena Simpson

IP Consultant, Partner

Verena Simpson

Verena Simpson

IP Consultant, Partner, European Patent Attorney, Ph.D. (Biochemistry)


+45 77 34 44 89

Verena primarily advises companies on their intellectual property rights with special focus on patent rights.

Verena has extensive experience within:

  • Patentability evaluations, drafting of patent applications, and patent prosecution of patent applications
  • Evaluating and ensuring clients’ Freedom-to-Operate (FTO) in their markets in relation to their competitors’ patent rights, using tools such as FTO analyses, infringement opinions, legal challenges etc.
  • Integration of patent rights in the business strategies of the client and the practical organisation of these rights; assisting in litigation cases regarding patent disputes in Scandinavia.

Verena joined Guardian IP Consulting as a partner in 2011. She comes from a position as a consultant at Zacco, where she has advised Danish and foreign companies for 9 years.

Verena has worked as a researcher and research manager in the Carlsberg Research Centre before she started her career as an IP adviser.