Meenakshi Khurana

Meenakshi Khurana

Meenakshi is a Partner and Patent Attorney at Khurana & Khurana and IIPRD. She engages herself in patent application preparation, prosecution, patent infringement and validity opinion practice, Freedom-to-operate, patent licensing studies, and counseling clients in devising global patent strategies. Her main areas of specialization are pharmaceutical, chemical and biotechnology arts including small molecules, new chemical entities, pharmaceutical formulations and drug delivery technologies, crystalline forms, stereoisomers, organic and inorganic chemistry, peptide chemistry, biochemistry and various biotechnology related subject matters. She began her career in patents in 2005 with one of the leading Pharmaceutical Companies Panacea Biotech in its Drug Discovery R&D Group and focused on handling Patent Matters ranging from Patent Drafting, Searching, Designing Around strategies, to devising strategies for Patent Filing/Prosecution. Meenakshi is a Registered Patent Agent admitted to practice before the Indian Patent Office. She has a degree of B.Sc. (Chemistry Hons.) and M.Sc. (Chemistry Hons.) from Panjab University. She holds one year Post Graduate Diploma in Patents Law from NALSAR University and a couple of IP certifications from WIPO. She has an LL.B degree from CCS University. Meenakshi is a member of Asian Patent Attorneys Association (APAA) and Association of Biotechnology Led Enterprises (ABLE).