Founder and Managing Partner
Shuchi is the Founder and Managing Partner of SS Intellectual Property Neeti Consultancy LLP (“IPNEETI”). Having a strong experience of evolution of the Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) in India and working in the domain since the year 2003, she provides holistic IPR solutions to her clients and manages project-delivery as well as operations of the Firm. On the patents side, Shuchi is responsible for projects relating to Indian patent prosecution, asset management, litigation support, and patent commercialization. With respect to trademark, copyright and design matters, she counsels’ her clients and handles prosecution matters for the same. Shuchi strategizes various IP paths that an organization should follow depending upon their current IP profile and future goals of the organization. With her interests in harmonious growth and promotion of IPR, she was a visiting IP faculty with Indian Society of International Laws for several years. She conducts various IPR workshops at regular intervals.
Shuchi holds a degree in Electronics and Telecommunications Engineering (India), an advanced degree in VLSI (India) and LLM in Intellectual Property and Competition Laws (Germany) and is a registered Indian Patent Agent. She started her career with the IPR firm, Anand and Anand where she was responsible for Indian patent prosecution and patent portfolio management. Thereafter, she worked with Pangea3 where she gained exposure to US and EP patent practice. She worked for multiple Fortune 50 clients and served the team in various capacities and eventually led the IPR group, being responsible for work quality and functioning of the group. Post LLM, she was briefly associated with AZB & Partners where she was responsible for setting up patent practice and majorly, dealt with patent opposition and infringement matters.