Mr. R. Dijkstra
Jacob Obrechtstraat 56
Tel: +31 (0)20 504 2000
In September 2014, Ricardo joined Vondst as partner. Before Vondst, Ricardo headed the patent litigation practice of a large Dutch law firm, where he worked for more than thirteen years.
Ricardo specializes in intellectual property law, in which he mainly litigates (cross border) patent and knowhow disputes and disputes regarding life sciences and medical devices. Besides patent litigation in the field of medicinal products and medical devices, Ricardo also litigates on patents in the field of mechanical engineering, electronics and chemistry.
In addition, with mergers and acquisitions and stock market quotations, Ricardo drafts due diligence reports and opinions on the intellectual property aspects of companies as well as aspects relating to regulations concerning medicinal products, medical devices, food products, health products and cosmetics. In this context, he has also been involved in various restructurings of global patent portfolios.