German Patent Attorney
European Patent Attorney
European Trademark and Design Attorney
Juergen SCHMIDTCHEN has extensive experience in prosecuting patent applications in several technical fields like semiconductor technology and devices, data and signal processing and computer-implemented inventions, medical technology, machine tools, power tools, navigations systems, laser technology and applications, material processing, printing technology and devices, insulating window technology as well as in handling and coordinating patent litigation and licensing and also handles trademark and design matters.
Juergen SCHMIDTCHEN graduated in technical physics at the Technical University of Munich and started his career in the field of intellectual property in 1992 after working as a development engineer in the field of automated material processing using laser at German Aerospace (DASA), nowadays part of Airbus. He was trained in intellectual property protection in a Munich patent attorney firm, in the Patent Senate of District Court Munich I, in the German Patent Office, and in the German Federal Patent Court from 1992 to 1996. After registration as a German patent attorney in 1996 and as a European Patent Attorney in 1997, he joined our firm in 1999 and became a partner in 2000.
He is a member of the German Patent Attorney Chamber, epi, FICPI, GRUR, AIPPI, LES, EPLIT.