Iris joined the Intellectual Property & Technology Department of LGGA in September 2023 as an attorney at law. Iris specialises in patent law. She has experience in the pharma & life sciences industry.
Her work has included issues related to the enforcement of second medical use patents and the application of the concept of plausibility. Before joining LGGA, Iris worked for two years as an inhouse counsel at Radboudumc. She assisted in the project ‘Conect4children’ regarding paediatric clinical trials.
In addition, Iris has always been involved in her community. She has held various board positions and was active as a member of the Advisory Board of ‘Stichting Maashorst in Uitvoering’. Iris was politically active in the municipality of Oss (was on the electoral list in 2018). She took part in various social activities such as elderly care (Red Cross) and language courses for refugees from Syria.
Iris is a bright, enthusiastic, and empathetic personality, who likes to analyse and resolve complex legal issues. She has great skills to bring together people with different interests and points of view.
- Patent law (IP)
- Pharma & life sciences
Background and additional activities
- 2022, Radboud University (Master's degree in business law, cum laude)
- Board member of ‘Stichting Belangenbehartiging Ruiters & Menners Herperduin/de Maashorst’
- Member of professional organisations such as AIPPI, LESI and VF&R