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Counsel

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.

Since 2018
Counsel at Maiwald
Since 2009
Patent attorney at Maiwald
2006-2009
Patent attorney trainee at Maiwald

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

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

  • Recipient of "Bayerische Begabtenförderung" (Bavarian Gifted Students Scholarship)

  • German Patent Attorney Association
  • epi
  • FICPI

  • German
  • English
  • French