Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Maschinenbau, European Patent Attorney
Languages: English, German, Japanese
Intellectual property rights in the field of mechanical engineering. Special knowledge in the field of automotive, especially injection-systems and transmission, printing technology, production- and handling technology, textiles, power engineering and aerospace engineering.
Apprenticeship to become a draftsman at Rohr Fahrzeugwerke (1996-1999). Studied mechanical engineering with emphasis on production engineering and automation at the University of Applied Sciences Regensburg (2000-2004). During his studies he worked as a trainee at Astrium Ltd. - Launcher Elements (Friedrichshafen). Diploma thesis in the field of solar-generators for satellites at Astrium Ltd. (Ottobrun). From 2004 until 2007 Project manager and construction engineer at Limberger Maschinenbau GmbH. Afterwards, project manager at Sonplas GmbH; leading manufacturer of test benches and calibration systems for injectors (2007-2008). Started working in the field of IP for Sonderhoff&Einsel in Tokyo/Japan (2008-2015). Responsible for assistance in prosecution, litigation and licensing. He was from 2014 on assistant manager of the electrical and mechanical engineering department at Sonderhoff&Einsel.
With HOFFMANN EITLE since 2015. European Patent Attorney since 2019.