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Dr Birte Bode

Counsel
German Patent Attorney
European Patent Attorney
Chemist

Birte Bode has been managing large international patent portfolios for many years and has successfully cooperated with colleagues from all over the world on international patent prosecutions and oppositions. She enjoys getting her teeth into technically and legally complex issues and has built up experience in pharmaceuticals-related patent litigation with a transnational dimension.

Career

Since 2009

Patent attorney at Maiwald

2006-2009

Patent attorney trainee at Maiwald

Education

2009

Admitted to practice as European patent attorney

2009

Admitted to practice as German patent attorney

2006-2008

Studied law for patent attorneys at the University of Hagen

2002-2005

Doctoral degree in organic chemistry from the Technical University of Munich

1997-2002

Studied chemistry at the Technical University of Munich; internship at the École Normale Supérieure de Lyon and Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS), Lyon

Services
  • Patent prosecution and portfolio management
  • Filing strategies and drafting patent applications
  • Freedom-to-operate and validity analysis
  • Opposition and nullity proceedings
  • Patent litigation
Recognitions
  • Recipient of "Bayerische Begabtenförderung" (Bavarian Gifted Students Scholarship)
Memberships
  • German Patent Attorney Association
  • epi
  • FICPI
Languages

German, English, French