Dr. Alpesh Pathak
Head Patent Cell
Dr. Alpesh Pathak, Head Patent Cell at Intas Pharmaceutical, Previously he was the Head-API Patent Cell, at Alembic Pharmaceuticals, as leading in-house counsel in Alembic’s legal group since Oct 2005 with a total experience more than 10 years in the field of IPR. Dr. Alpesh works on a variety of intellectual property matters at Alembic, including Para IV filing, Handling litigation and related activities, drafting and prosecution of patent applications, drafting and negotiation of intellectual property agreements with third parties, and due diligence analyses in support of in-licensing and out-licensing activities. Prior to joining Alembic, Alpesh has worked as senior IP associate with some of the leading pharmaceutical companies like Lupin Ltd., Zydus Cadila and Cadila Pharmaceuticals. Alpesh holds a PhD degree from The Sardar Patel University. Besided having PG diploman in Patent Law degree from Nalsar Uni, Hyderabad, he has undergone various specialized courses on US litigations and European patent practices. He has completed Masters from the Sardar Patel University, and a B.Sc. from the Same University with specialization in organic chemistry. Dr. Alpesh is also active in certain knowledge development programs for creating IP awareness by conducting lectures in Global Institute of Intellectual property. He also currently a visiting faculty at Sardar Patel University.