Dr. Mohan Dewan
R K Dewan & Co.
Dr. Dewan is the most experienced practicing patent professional in India. His area of expertise encompasses both IPR prosecution and litigation. He is acknowledged as a specialist in patent specification drafting. His area of expertise also extends to IPR litigation, negotiating technology transfers and IPR valuation. Dr. Dewan is a science graduate with Physics, Mathematics and Statistics as special subjects from Fergusson College (Pune), LLB from Mumbai, Graduated from the Institute of Electric and Radio Engineering (London). Dr. Dewan is an Advocate registered with the Maharashtra Bar Council since 1973, and has a career that spans over 33 years, especially in the field of Intellectual Property. Dr. Mohan Dewan is also a patent and trade mark attorney. He was in charge of the IP law department of the University of Natal in South Africa where he also taught private international law. He has continued accumulating qualifications that go on as Masters in Law, LLM Mumbai 1976 and a Doctorate LLD from the University of Pretoria on Laws relating to transfer of technology. He is certified in Computer Programming and System Analysis from Apple. He has also studied alternative medicine and Naturopathy. He is currently pursuing a Ph D at the University of Pune. Dr. Dewan has obtained over 2000 patents for various Indian and Foreign clients. His firm represents over 3000 clients worldwide. He has several publications to his credit and is actively involved in seminars and workshops on Intellectual Property Rights for training students, executives, IP professionals and patent office examiners. Dr. Dewan has co-authored a book titled Intellectual Property, Innovation and Management in Emerging Economies, which was launched at a seminar held at the Warsaw University, Poland.