Andreas Lauge Christensen

Andreas Lauge Christensen

Senior Associate - Patent Attorney

Andreas offers an interdisciplinary technical skill set acquired as part of his nanoscience education at the University of Copenhagen. His versatile mindset helps him translate innovative solutions spanning several scientific disciplines to valuable intellectual property rights.

Andreas has over eight years of experience in intellectual property, with experience of patentability evaluations, drafting and prosecution of patent applications, IP strategy advice and freedom-to-operate analysis.

He joined Potter Clarkson in June 2020.



Pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, immunology, synthetic biology, molecular biology


Andreas has obtained a BSc and a MSc in nanoscience from the University of Copenhagen. His focus and interest were primarily on the chemical and biological aspects of nanoscience. He followed his degree with a PhD project in synthetic biology, mainly studying lipid membrane systems at the single molecule level.


BSc, MSc, PhD, Certified Danish Patent Agent (CDPA), European Patent Attorney (EPA)


Associate member of the Association of Danish Intellectual Property Attorneys (ADIPA)

Awards & recognition 

MIP IP STARS - Notable Practitioner; MIP IP STARS - Rising Star 2017, 2018, 2019


Outside work, Andreas enjoys physical activities, running, badminton, skiing and gardening. He also follows the American football season (NFL) with great enthusiasm. 


English, Danish