Ms. Jaya Bhatnagar

Country/Region of practice
About me

Counting on all her experience of 20 years with one of the most renowned Firms in India, she decided to establish her own IP Legal Firm, SiebenIP, of which she is currently the Founder and Chairperson. Formerly ex-Partner with Anand and Anand, Advocates until 2011 and also spearheaded the Design Department.


  • “Indian Designs Act 2000” in internal newsletter.
  • Several articles in APIC Newsletter (Japan).
  • “Patent Law in India”, In Mondaq Newsletter (ranked by Mondaq Newletter: the “MOST READ” article in 2007) and
  • “Data Exclusivity” (awarded the “Most Popular” article from India).

SPEAKER (Amongst others)

Academic Qualifications

Bachelor in Science (Chemistry) 1982 LL.B in 1985 Bachelor in Education in 1993 Qualified registered Patent Attorney in 1997 Diploma Course in Intellectual Property Law with WIPO in 2005.

Experience & Qualifications

Technical Specialisms
  • Biomedical engineering; medical devices
  • Biotechnology; plant technology
  • Chemistry
Professional Experience
  • IP valuation
  • Licensing and IP-related agreements
  • Patent drafting
  • Patent prosecution
  • Trade mark prosecution

Roles in FICPI

  • CET 2 Designs

    CET Group 2 is FICPI’s research authority on Design protection. Its main objective is to promote the discussion of the trending topics concerning Industrial Designs in different parts of the world, either in national or international level. CET 2’s body of experts are encouraged to bring to the awareness of the group of new guidelines or positions of different Offices that might affect how designs are protected, in which case CET 2 actively seeks to promote a dialogue with the register authority in order to assure that the views of the Practitioners worldwide is heard. In sum, the CET 2 Group should always be a leader, getting out in front of all issues concerning Design matters.

  • Member