Danilo De Lorenzo

Danilo De Lorenzo

Partner, Dr. Ing. Ph.D, Italian and European Patent Attorney, Professional Representative in Community Design matters before the EUIPO. Danilo got his M.Sc. in Biomedical Engineering at Polytechnic of Milano. Danilo completed his Ph.D. in Biomedical and Biomechanical Engineering in the joint high qualification Ph.D. program of the three Italian Technical Universities (Politecnici di Torino, Bari and Milano) in 2012. During the Ph.D. program, Danilo spent six months at the research laboratories of the Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, MD, USA and two months at the Technion, Israel Institute of Technology in Haifa, Israel.

  • Languages:native Italian speaker, fluent in English, familiar with French
  • Office:Brescia, Kilometro Rosso (Bergamo)
  • Area of competence:Patents

Work experience
Before joining Jacobacci & Partners in 2014, Danilo worked as a Research Fellow at Politecnico di Milano, with a focus on surgical robotics and on devices for computer assisted surgery. In particular, he gained technical experience in both mechanics and electronics for the design and development of haptic devices for surgery. He has been involved in advanced European research projects and he is author of several research articles on scientific International Journals and named inventor of a patent. As a patent attorney Danilo has represented and advised clients ranging from research institutions and highly specialized local companies to Italian and foreign multi-national corporations.

Professional focus
Danilo has practice in drafting and prosecuting European and Italian patent applications, Italian, European Community and International designs, with particular focus to engineering subject matter. He also has valuable experience in patent litigation in Italy and he has expertise in writing practical and strategic opinion regarding Intellectual Property subject matters.


Areas of expertise
Danilo manages mainly engineering matters and he has particular experience in the mechanical and electronic fields. Among others, he deals with textile machines, household devices, lighting devices, manufacturing plants, medical devices, sports equipment, domestic and industrial electrical equipment, siderurgic machines and plants, packaging systems and equipment, pressure and injection moulding plants and equipment, automotive components, machines and equipment for food, software.


Included in the MIP-IP Stars ranking as Rising Star 2020, 2021, 2022 and 2023.

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