Main practice areas
  • Patent and utility model applications, in particular in the fields of electronics, semiconductor technology and control engineering
  • Opposition, appeal and nullity proceedings before the patent offices and courts
  • Patent, utility model, design, and trademark infringement disputes
  • Border seizure procedures
  • Intellectual property strategies
  • Expert opinions on infringement matters
  • License agreements
  • Laws on employees’ inventions
Professional career
2008 Registered as a patent attorney and joined the law firm
2006 to 2008 Head of the Patents Department at WABCO GmbH, Hannover
2003 to 2006 Trainee as a Patentassessor
1999 Registered as a European patent attorney
1995 to 2006 Patents Department at WABCO GmbH, Hannover
1988 to 1995 Electronics development at WABCO GmbH, Hannover in the field of anti-locking systems and traction control
1982 to 1988 Degree in electrical engineering at the University of Hannover (microelectronics)
Memberships
  • Federation of German Patent Attorneys
  • GRUR
  • VPP
  • FICPI
Languages

German, English