Federico Pio

European Patent Attorney

Main activities:
Expert in the microelectronic field, and more specifically in integrated circuits (IC) for memory devices, both regarding manufacturing processes and circuit design. He deals with the drafting and prosecution of patent applications and manages patent portfolios during the full life cycle of the related inventions.

Master and PhD in Physics at the University of Milan. He has been a process engineer in a multinational electronics and semiconductor company and has been professor under contract for the course “Physics of Electronic Devices” offered by the University of Milan (1997-2014).
He is a patent attorney qualified to practice before the European Patent Office (EPO) and the Italian Patent and Trademark Office (IPTO).
He has been elected member of epi Council representing Italy (other capacity) for 2017-2020 and of the Disciplinary Committee of epi (Institute of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office).
His experience includes work in IP-Legal Department of multinational companies and membership in the executive committee of AICIPI (Association of Patent & Trademark Attorneys in Italian Industry).