Dr. Neeti Wilson

Partner

PRACTICE AREA/INDUSTRY FOCUS

IP Consultancy, Patents, Designs, Plant Variety, Bio resources, IP Portfolio Asset Management, Licensing, Technology Transfer, IP Valuation

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

Dr. Wilson specializes in intellectual property management and protection, especially patents, designs and plant variety with customized planning as per client’s business needs and IP monetization related strategic advice besides other IP areas including licensing, management, opposition, revocation and infringement.

Dr. Wilson is an Advocate with a Ph.D in applied sciences therefore has expertise to handle technical as well legal issues effectively. She is admitted to the Bar Council of India and the Delhi High Court Bar Association. She Wilson actively represents clients before several legal authorities including Indian Patents, Designs and Trademark Office, Plant Variety Authority, National Biodiversity Authority, Intellectual Property Appellate Board (IPAB) and Courts in India. Dr. Wilson is an active member of various professional international organizations including International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI), International Federation of Intellectual Property Attorneys (FICPI), Licensing Executives Society (LES) and ISCA. She is also the Executive Committee Member of the India chapter of Asian Patent Attorney Association (APAA) and India representative of its Emerging IP Rights Committee.

Dr. Wilson was a member of Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) Committee for Developing Guidelines for IP Management and Commercialization of Technologies. Prior to joining Anand and Anand in 2005, she worked as Research Scientist in TERI (The Energy and Resources Institute) and TIFAC (Technology Information Forecasting and Assessment Council) and she got registered an Indian Patent Agent while working at the Patent Facilitating Centre.

Dr. Wilson actively represents Anand and Anand in national and international conferences and is keen is spreading awareness in all issues related to IP. She regularly contributes articles to various publications and leading law journals and is a regular speaker at various forums. She was actively involved in first Indian Agrobiodiversity congress (IAC) held in New Delhi.

AWARDS AND RECOGNITION

  • Gold medalist/Topper (School; B.Sc; M.Sc; LL.B)
  • Asia IP expert
  • Board Member of Zonal Technology Management and Business Planning and Development (ZTMBPD) Unit, IARI (Indian Agricultural research Institute)

AFFILIATIONS

  • APAA
  • AIPPI
  • FICPI
  • LES

QUALIFICATION

  • TERI School of Advanced Studies, Delhi – Ph.D.
  • Pt. R S.S.University, Raipur – Masters
  • NALSAR, Hyderabad – PGD Patent Law
  • IME College, Sahibabad – LLB
  • Holy Cross Convent, Raipur – High School
  • UPOV – WIPO – Plant Variety Protection