Steen Madsen


Steen Madsen

European Patent Attorney
PhD MSc Elec. Eng.

T +45 / 8618 6411
M +45 / 6155 0638


Steen holds a MSc and a PhD within the fields of optics and power electronics. He has his primary focus on patenting within the fields of optical measuring systems, nanotechnology, MEMS technology, audio systems, hearing aid technology, marine safety equipment and power electronics within wind power and photovoltaic installations. Steen serves both domestic and foreign clients on behalf of whom he has drafted a large number of patent applications as well as completed a large number of infringement and freedom-to-operate analyses. Prior to joining Inspicos A/S as a partner Steen held a position as head of department in another Danish patent firm.

Fields of specialisation

Electronics, including power electronics and electronic control systems, audio systems, including miniature loudspeaker and microphone systems, antenna technology, optics, nanotechnology, MEMS technology, marine life-saving equipment, wind turbine systems and mechanical technology


epi/CEIPI Diploma Course on Patent Litigation in Europe (University of Strasbourg, France), pass
European Qualifying Examination pass
Since 2004
Inspicos A/S
1997 – 2004
Patent consultant with a Danish IP firm (Head of Department, 1999-2004)
1994 – 1997
Industrial PhD, Department of Micro and Nanotechnology, Technical University of Denmark, and Danish Micro Engineering A/S
1993 – 1994
Trinity College Dublin, Assistant Professor