Dr., Dipl.Chem., German and European Patent Attorney
Languages: English, French, German
Examination, opposition and appeal proceedings before the European and German Patent Offices and the Federal Patent Court covering a variety of technical fields including organic and pharmaceutical chemistry as well as polymer chemistry. Experience in Supplementary Protection Certificate matters.
Patent Attorney Bar Association, EPI, FICPI, GDCh.
Studied chemistry at the University of Bielefeld, diploma thesis in the field of physical chemistry. Doctoral thesis at the Max-Planck-Institute for Biochemistry in Martinsried (Munich) in the group of Prof. Oesterhelt. DAAD-scholarship to study chemistry at the Université de Versailles Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines and the Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris. Scholarships from the Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes and the Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds. Doctoral thesis in 2002. Consultant with McKinsey & Co. from 2002 to 2003. With HOFFMANN EITLE since 2003. European Patent Attorney since 2007. German Patent Attorney since 2008.