Chemical Team

Rinaldo Ferreccio

European Patent & Trade Mark Attorney

Rinaldo Ferreccio

Main activities

Rinaldo's activity is mainly focused in the technical fields of medicinal chemistry, pharmaceutical technologies, organic chemistry, biochemistry, industrial chemistry, food chemistry, food technologies and biotechnology. His professional experience includes preparing and prosecuting European, international and foreign patent applications, carrying out prior art searches and providing technical opinions in the matter of patent validity and infringement. He has also acquired a considerable experience as technical expert appointed by the judge for patent litigation, in particular at the Milan Court.


Graduated in Medicinal Chemistry (1982) at the University of Genoa, he took his Ph.D. in Pharmaceutical Sciences (1987) at the same University.
He is a qualified European patent attorney and a qualified Industrial Property counsel (Italian patent and trademark attorney). He is also admitted to practise as trademark attorney before the OHIM and he is a member of AIPPI Italy.

Professional career

Before joining Botti & Ferrari as a partner, he worked as a chemical researcher at Farmitalia-Carlo Erba (Milan) from 1988 to 1990 and he was a substantive examiner at the European Patent Office (Munich) until 1993. Afterwards, he worked in the patent firm Jacobacci & Perani until 1998 and then in the patent firm Bianchetti, Bracco & Minoja until 1999. In 2007 he co-founded Eurattorneys EEIG in Munich, Germany.

Languages: English, German, French, Italian.


Mariahilfplatz 3
81541 Munich, Germany
Phone: +49 89 459 22 250
Fax: +49 89 459 22 251