Arpita Kulshrestha

Partner

PRACTICE AREA/INDUSTRY FOCUS

Prosecution and Contentious (Pharmaceutical and Chemical)

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

Arpita is a patent attorney, handling patent matters related to pharmaceutical and chemical patents. She specializes in handling prosecution of applications at the Indian Patent Office. She also handles patent revocation matters at the Intellectual Property Appellate Board (IPAB) and has worked on patent litigation matters involving pharmaceuticals. She has also worked on oppositions before the Indian Patent Office. Arpita’s experience includes drafting of patent specifications, providing opinions including patentability/infringement opinions. Arpita being specialized in organic chemistry and having admitted to Bar, has advised several clients ranging from the field of pharmaceuticals, textile, petroleum, nutraceuticals, materials and several other industries. She is also a visiting faculty for various universities and institutes.

She joined Anand and Anand in 2007 and has an experience of over 11 years.

AFFILIATIONS

  • Registered Patent Agent
  • Member of Asian Patent Attorneys Association

EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND

  • 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
  • BSc.(Hons) Chemistry