Lars Höglund



Lars is a European patent attorney as well as an authorized Swedish patent attorney and a partner at Novitas Patent.

Lars has over 25 years of experience as a patent attorney within the field of life science. Lars has expertise in IP strategy, due diligence, freedom-to-operate and patent prosecution, especially in the fields of biochemistry, biotechnology and pharmaceuticals.

Lars holds a Ph.D. in biochemistry from Karolinska Institutet and a M.Sc. in biology and chemistry from Stockholm University.



Biochemistry & biotechnology, medicinal chemistry, immunology, molecular biology, diagnostics, vaccines.


From 1991 to 2001, Lars held positions as a patent counsel at the pharmaceutical companies Astra and Pharmacia, as well as at the medical technology company Amersham Pharmacia Biotech.

From 2001 to 2012 he was responsible for the patent department of the pharmaceutical company Biovitrum (now Swedish Orphan Biovitrum).

Lars qualified as a European patent attorney in 1997. He joined Novitas Patent in 2014.


1984-1990 Ph.D. in Biochemistry from Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden

1981-1984 Master of Science in Biology andChemistry, Stockholm University, Sweden 


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