Patent Attorney, European Design Attorney

Pia Perälä is a patent attorney and European Design Attorney at Papula-Nevinpat. She is also a partner in the company.

Pia started her intellectual property career in 1998 when she joined Papula-Nevinpat, and took over our office in Lappeenranta at the beginning of 2005. She has many years of experience in preparing patent and design applications and prosecuting them in various countries.

Before joining Papula-Nevinpat, Pia worked in the chemical process industry in 1995 – 1998.

Special expertise

Biofuels, Bioplastics, Chemical engineering, Combustion, Electrochemistry, Energy production, Environmental technology, Paper machines, Polymer machining tools, Polymers, Renewable energy


Tove Termonen

Technical fields

Energy technology
Material science
Process engineering
Wood processing


Finnish, English, Swedish, German


M.Sc. (Tech), Lappeenranta University of Technology, 1995


SPAY (The Association of Finnish Patent Attorneys), FICPI, STY (The Finnish Association for Industrial Property Rights)