Michiel de Baat joins Hoyng Monegier's patent prosecution group
Hoyng Monegier is pleased to announce that Michiel de Baat has joined the firm's patent prosecution group as Of Counsel. Michiel will be responsible for the mechanical patent prosecution area.
Michiel studied physics and law at Leiden University, and has over 10 years of experience as a patent attorney in The Netherlands and Belgium. He assists a number of companies in developing and implementing intellectual property rights policies, focusing on patents not only as a means of protection, but also as a commercial instrument. He brings a wealth of experience in different areas, in particular in the automotive and agricultural industries.
The addition of Michiel to Hoyng Monegier’s patent prosecution team complements its significant growth in the past months with the earlier arrival of Jeannette Verbart (Of Counsel), Andrew Lin and Niels Zelders.