Partner - Patent Prosecution
Dr. Vishal is a registered Patent Agent and Attorney at Law having more than 18 years of experience in the field of Patents coupled with additional substantial Research experience. He joined Inttl Advocare in 2005 and has grown the patent practice of INTTL ADVOCARE from strength to strength. He takes care of all aspects of patents from Prior art search, Patentability analysis, Freedom to Operate, Infringement analysis, EoU, Patent validity opinion to new application scouting, patent drafting, filing, examination, pre-grant and post grant oppositions and all other advisory matters. He also represents clients in patent opposition matters before Indian Patent Office and provides technical support in patent litigation matters.

Dr. Vishal works diligently with clients to design, develop and execute patent portfolios that consider and incorporate the long-term commercial targets for patent monetization.

Dr. Vishal's vision is very client friendly, and he is able to identify, draft and prosecute patents that are distinct and can be licensed and enforced. His in-depth experience in patent preparation and prosecution benefits Companies, Universities, Start-ups and innovators.

Dr. Vishal has great ability to tailor advice to specific needs which enables him to service his clients. Clients and colleagues alike appreciate that Dr. VISHAL delivers pragmatic, comprehensive, and excellent work product.

Dr. Vishal's patent experience is extensive and not limited to India only, as he is handling Patent Portfolios of various companies in other major and minor jurisdictions, and he is known for quick and positive disposal of patent applications.

Dr. Vishal is proficient in working productively with patent examiners and Controllers. His strong technical and research background and practical expertise of more than two decades, enables him to understand and advance the language of clients and examiners alike, which expedite the patent process and helps in successful prosecution and results.

As a seasoned Patent attorney, Dr. Vishal is well versed with various technologies and delivers positive results in every aspect of patent irrespective of any technologies.

Dr. Vishal enjoys travelling, reading (spiritual, philosophy and of course, science), cooking and spending quality time with his family, first orbit friends and sometimes with his AirPods.
Publication and Patents
  • Writer for various news columns on IP
  • Author of various Scientific International Research Papers for very high impact factor research journals
  • Author of Scientific International Review articles for very high impact factor research journals
  • Inventor of three patents on behalf of ICAR
  • Author of a monograph for CNS media
  • LL.B.
  • Post-Doctoral Fellow
  • Ph.D.
  • M.Sc.
  • B.Sc.
Bar Admissions
  • Bar Council of India
  • Bar Council of Delhi
  • Delhi High Court Bar
  • Registered Indian Patent Agent
  • Intellectual Property Right
  • Patents
  • Biological Diversity
  • Research designing
  • Established companies
  • Cutting edge technologies
  • New companies
  • Innovators
  • Universities & Research Institutes
Fellowship and Recognitions
  • Designated Patent Attorney for Banaras Hindu University (BHU, India)
  • IP consultant for multinational R&D company
  • Patent and Trademark facilitator, Indian Patent Office
  • ICAR fellow for Post-Doctoral Research
  • University Fellowship during Ph.D.
  • University Fellowship during M.Sc.
  • APAA
  • AOCS
  • AFST(I)