Urban Lind works as a patent attorney drafting and prosecuting patent applications and advising clients with regard to patent strategy issues and evaluations of patent rights, including freedom-to-operate analyses. Urban leads Awapatent's specialist group for US patent law, and has held many lectures in the US, Sweden and Denmark on topics related to European patent practice. Urban also has extensive experience of opposition and appeal proceedings before the European Patent Office.
Urban is also the author of numerous articles and a frequent lecturer.
He is a member of the EPI (Institute of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office), SPOF (Association of Swedish Patent Attorneys) and AIPPI (International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property.
Urban holds a master's degree in Engineering Physics from Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg (1994) and an MBA from Göteborg University, Gothenburg (1995). He is authorised as an European Patent Attorney and Swedish Authorized Patent Attorney. He speaks Swedish, English, German and French.