German Patent Attorney
European Patent Attorney
Stefanie advises and represents clients from the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, biochemical and chemical industries through all stages of patent prosecution and as well as in patent opposition and appeal proceedings. She also prepares freedom-to-operate and validity opinions.
Having worked for many years as laboratory supervisor and project coordinator in custom manufacturing with a large chemical-pharmaceutical company, Stefanie has first-hand knowledge of the needs of industry with regard to intellectual property protection.
Stefanie lectures on patent law at the Technical University of Munich. As of 01.01.2020 Stefanie has been appointed as member of one of the Examination Committees for the European Qualifying Examination for professional representatives (European patent attorneys).
Within our firm, Stefanie is responsible for the central coordination of the training of the patent attorney candidates.
Chocolate trademarks reviewed, Managing Intellectual Property, 2010
Binding effect of EPO decisions, Managing Intellectual Property, 2010
Uncertainty over disclaiming positively disclosed embodiments, Managing Intellectual Property, 2009
EPO Enlarged Board to consider dosage regimen claims, Managing Intellectual Property, 2008
London Agreement and Enforcement Directive implemented, Managing Intellectual Property, 2008