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Dr Dietmar Pfeiler

Senior Associate
German Patent Attorney
European Patent Attorney
Chemist

Dietmar Pfeiler is a patent attorney at Maiwald, where he advises clients on all aspects of national and international intellectual property law. Wide-ranging experience and expertise, acquired over many years working in the fields of chemistry, chemical engineering, pharmaceuticals and biochemistry, render him ideally qualified to advise and represent clients across the full spectrum of patent and utility model prosecution and opposition proceedings. He also prepares freedom-to-operate and validity opinions in the fields of chemistry and pharmaceuticals for a wide range of clients.

Career

Since 2013

Patent attorney at Maiwald

2008-2013

Patent attorney at different IP law firms

2005-2008

Patent attorney trainee at an IP law firm

2001-2005

Member of the executive staff of the Technical University of Munich

Education

2008

Admitted to practice as European patent attorney

2008

Admitted to practice as German patent attorney

2005-2008

Studied law for patent attorneys at the University of Hagen

1998-2001

Doctoral degree in the field of fundamental medical research from the Technical University of Munich

1996-1998

Research at the Julius Maximilians University of Würzburg and the University Hospital Würzburg

1989-1995

Studied chemistry at the Julius Maximilians University of Würzburg

Services
  • Patent prosecution and portfolio management
  • Filing strategies and drafting patent applications
  • Supplementary protection certificates procedures
  • Freedom-to-operate and validity analysis
  • Opposition and nullity proceedings
  • Patent litigation
Memberships
  • German Patent Attorney Association
  • epi
Languages

German, English