Dr. rer. nat., Dipl.-Biol., German and European Patent Attorney
Languages: English, German
Examination, opposition and appeal proceedings before the European Patent Office. Coordinating the prosecution of patent portfolios worldwide. Experience with patent work in the biotechnology and life sciences field. Particular expertise in microbiology, antibodies, diagnostic and therapeutic methods, as well as genetic engineering.
Patent Attorney Bar Association, EPI, FICPI, VAAM (Association for General and Applied Microbiology)
Studied biology at the Universities of Ulm and Tübingen, Germany, graduating in microbiology, genetics and biochemistry. Doctoral thesis in 2008 at the Institute of Microbiology/Biotechnology, University of Tübingen in the field of antibiotic biosynthesis and resistance in streptomycetes. Postdoctoral scientist at the School of Pharmacy, University of Wisconsin-Madison (WI, USA), studying bleomycin antitumor antibiotics and isolation of novel natural products (2008-2010). Scholarships from the German Research Foundation (DFG) and the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF). With HOFFMANN EITLE since 2010. German and European Patent Attorney since 2014.
IP Rising Star Germany, Managing Intellectual Property (2018)