Zoltán is the managing partner of Kovári LLC. As a patent attorney he deals with patents, trademarks, utility models, designs and law enforcement cases where IP rights are involved.
He started his career as a patent attorney in 2004 at Advopatent Office of Patent and Trademark Attorneys. In 2008 he founded Kovári Patent and Trademark Attorneys’ LLC, as an independent Hungarian IP law firm.
He acquired his chemical engineering and certified biological engineering qualifications at the Budapest University of Technology; he then obtained his Ph.D. in the field of structural biology at the Eötvös Loránd University. After graduation, he worked for Gedeon Richter Plc. for four years in discovery research at the computer assisted drug discovery team, and simultaneously he spent his time as a patent attorney trainee. He has also worked as a researcher at the Institute of Enzymology of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences Biological Research Centre. During his career in the life sciences he dealt with small and macromolecular structure discovery both on the experimental and theoretical level, he was a pharmaceutical research project leader and was involved in protein cloning projects. He has presented his scientific work at conferences and in international publications.
Memberships: Hungarian Association for the Protection of Industrial Property and Copyright (MIE) – member of the board; Hungarian Trademark Association – member of the presidium; Hungarian Chamber of Patent Attorneys – member of the presidium; Institute of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office (EPI); Hungarian group of UNION; Hungarian Group of the International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI) – vice president; Body of Experts on Industrial Property – member of the presidium.