Dr. Johannes Tiesmeyer

Office Munich
Richard-Strauss-Straße 80
81679 München
+49 (0)89 - 45563 0 

Dr. Johannes Tiesmeyer

Dipl.-Phys., Dr. rer. nat., Patent Attorney, European Patent Attorney, European Trademark and Design Attorney

German Patent Attorney since 1992
European Patent Attorney since 1995
European Trade Mark and Design Attorney since 1996
Partner from 1996-2019
Of Counsel since 2020

Education and Training 

  • Studied Mechanical Engineering
  • Studied Physics at the University of Paderborn, with the emphasis on applied physics and computer engineering
  • Professional experience in the field of materials science in the steel industry
  • Four years as a scientific assistant in the field of applied science at the University of Paderborn, doing research in the field of physical measurement with the emphasis on measurement and signal processing methods, teaching on microprocessor technology
  • Doctoral thesis on physical measurement, in particular development of a new measurement method for calorimetric absorption spectroscopy
  • Has been working in the field of intellectual property since 1988

Field of Activity

  • Advising and representing predominantly small to medium-sized businesses in all IP matters, also with respect to the Employees' Invention Act
  • In-house training of patent paralegals and contact persons of clients
  • Drafting patent and utility model applications in particular for the machine tool industry, commercial vehicle manufacturing, logistics and handling technology, rapid prototyping, recording consumption data, radio systems for machine control, physical measurement technology and technical components in chemistry, optics and electrical engineering
  • Licensing agreements
  • Patent grant and opposition proceedings before the German Patent and Trade Mark Office, the Federal Patent Court and the European Patent Office
  • Nullity proceedings before the Federal Patent Court and the Federal Court of Justice
  • Infringement proceedings before civil courts
  • Opinions
  • Searches and validity opinions
  • Training of patent attorney trainees

Particular Interests

  • Protection of technical developments and products in close collaboration with clients; assisting clients throughout all stages of IP prosecution from drafting applications to grant procedure, defending and enforcing IP rights