David de Vries
Recommended Lawyer 2022 and 2023 editions.
Highly recommended individual in the IAM Patent 1000, 2023 edition, prosecution category.
IP Star for Patents in the 2022 and 2023 editions.
Ranked in the IAM Strategy 300 – the World’s Leading IP Strategists – IP management consultancy, Legal
IAM Global Leaders 2023, 2024.
David de Vries, a founding partner at CDS-LUTHI Intellectual Property Group, is a seasoned patent attorney with a distinguished career. Graduating Cum Laude with a B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering, David has since accumulated over 31 years of experience in various intellectual property related fields. His expertise encompasses developing IP protection strategies, drafting patent and design applications in a range of domains, and their prosecution. Additionally, David is adept at providing opinions on patentability and freedom-to-operate (FTO) issues, and providing strategiv counseling and guidance throughout all stages of IP decision-making.
David’s technological knowledge spans across multiple areas, including defense technologies, machinery, engineering, agritech, cleantech and renewables, construction engineering, medical devices, and water technologies.
IAM Patent 1000 2023 ranked David as a highly recommended individual in the prosecution category, noting: “David can produce flawless patent strategies due to his extensive experience. He pays serious attention to tiny details and creatively solves the most complex patent issues. On a personal level, David is professional, very reliable, and instills confidence in clients.”