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EU Pharmaceutical Law Forum
EU Pharmaceutical Law Forum 2024
May 21-23, 2024Steigenberger Wiltcher's, Brussels

Judith Krens
Partner at Pinsent Masons


Judith Krens leads the Life Sciences practice of Pinsent Masons in the Netherlands. Judith has a degree in law and in chemistry. Patent law has been her passion since the start of her career. She has two decades of experience with cross-border patent and SPC litigation in the field of pharmaceuticals, biotech and medical devices.

Clients describe her as a highly skilled and stand-out partner for such matters in the region. As a life sciences specialist Judith assists clients with complicated matters in pharmaceutical and medical device regulatory law. She has deep knowledge of the sector.

Judith further has worked in the M&A and private equity team of Debevoise & Plimpton in New York, which gave her top-class experience in negotiating IP licenses and transfer agreements. She is Dutch (Amsterdam bar) and US (NY bar) qualified

Judith is one of the co-founders of the Female IP Experts (FIPE) network in the Netherlands. She frequently speaks at international and national conferences on pharmaceutical and biotech patent litigation.

Agenda Sessions

  • TRI DIALOGUE Unitary Patent & Unified Patent Court: Opportunities and Challenges