Jeannette obtained an MSc degree in chemistry from Utrecht University. She is a qualified Dutch and European patent attorney. She joined De Vries & Metman in 2015. Previously she worked as a patent attorney at AkzoNobel and as director of Intellectual Property at Purac Biochem and DSM. She worked as counsel at a law firm specializing in intellectual property litigation for several years. Jeannette is a member of the Supervisory Council for the Netherlands Institute of Patent Attorneys.
Jeannette’s field of expertise includes chemistry, especially inorganic chemistry, food technology, polymers, resins, heterogeneous catalysis, pharmacy and medicine, bioplastics, biofuels, and sustainable technologies.