Fields of Activity

  • Preparation of patent applications and patent grant proceedings before the European Patent Office, particularly in the field of organic and inorganic chemistry, electrochemistry, diagnostics, immunology and pharmacy
  • Opposition proceedings before the German Patent and Trademark Office and the European Patent Office
  • Nullity proceedings before the Federal Patent Court
  • Freedom-to-operate analyses and opinions in patent infringement cases


  • Studied Chemistry at the Ruprecht Karl University in Heidelberg (diploma 1999)
  • Doctoral thesis at the University of Heidelberg on inorganic chemistry/organometallics (Dr. rer. nat. 2003)
  • Has been working in intellectual property since 2003

Memberships and other activities

  • German Chamber of Patent Attorneys (Patentanwaltskammer)
  • epi (European Patent Institute)


  • German
  • English
  • French