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Senior Associate

Dr. Karl Röckl

Senior Associate

European Patent Attorney


Based on a solid scientific background, Karl advises and represents clients on national and international intellectual property law as well as patent prosecution and litigation in the fields of chemistry, pharmaceuticals and chemical engineering.

Karl’s specialist expertise has a firm basis in organic and pharmaceutical chemistry, physical chemistry and chemical engineering. He is also extremely knowledgeable in the areas of macromolecular chemistry and biochemistry. He has particular expertise in pigments, catalysis processes and adhesives.

since 2006
European patent attorney at Maiwald
2002 - 2006
Patent engineer at an IP law firm

Admitted to practice as European patent attorney
1998 - 2002
Doctoral degree in the field of organic chemistry from the University of Regensburg
1993 - 1998
Studied chemistry at the University of Regensburg

  • Patent prosecution and portfolio management
  • Filing strategies and drafting patent applications
  • Freedom-to-operate and validity analysis
  • Opposition and nullity proceedings
  • Patent litigation

  • epi

  • German
  • English