European Patent Attorney, Partner and Team Manager, Awapatent
Frida Björk is a European Patent Attorney, Partner and Team Manager at Awapatent’s Malmö office. She has business experience of all kinds of patent-related issues, such as patent application work worldwide, performing freedom-to-operate analyses and infringement investigations.
Frida assists clients with patent issues of strategic importance and with global patent protection. Most of her clients are small and medium-sized enterprises in research-intensive industries. She is also working as an in-house patent coordinator for a client company at the research park IDEON in Lund. This involves close cooperation with the scientists at early development stages, performing patentability analyses, giving strategic advice and being a general IP resource to the staff.
Frida has experience in filing and prosecuting SPC (Supplementary Protection Certificates) applications as well as paediatric extension applications for particular drugs in Sweden. Frida’s specialist areas include life sciences, food technology, process technology and polymer technology. She is working with clients from Japan and Korea, which has involved annual visits to these countries.