Arpita Kulshrestha

Practice area/industry focus

Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical and Chemical.

Career highlights

Arpita is a patent attorney at Anand and Anand. Her experience includes drafting of patent specifications, conducting searches including prior art searches, novelty searches, Freedom To Operate searches, patentability assessment, responding to International Search Reports, Opinion drafting, prosecution of patent applications and handling oppositions.

Prior to joining the Firm she was selected for the Women Scientist Scholarship Exam conducted by Technology Information Forecasting and Assessment Council (TIFAC). She has presented papers on various scientific topics and received accolades for the same. She has worked at All India Radio for seven years with 4 years experience as an assistant officer on duty (casual announcer and RJ). She has also presented science news and scientific talks at All India Radio.

She joined Anand and Anand in 2007 and has an experience of 6 years in the field.


  • Registered Patent Agent


  • Bachelor's degree in Law from Faculty of Law, Delhi University
  • Master's degree in Chemistry (with specialization in Organic Chemistry) from Miranda House, Delhi University
  • Diploma in French language from St. Stephen's College, Delhi University
  • BSc.(Hons) Chemistry
  • DL-101 General Course on Intellectual Property: WIPO distance learning