Dr. Steffen Andrae

GERMAN PATENT ATTORNEY*
EUROPEAN PATENT ATTORNEY
EUROPEAN TRADEMARK AND DESIGN ATTORNEY

 

Oppositions, invalidations | nullity proceedings, litigations

German and international trademark law and design law

Providing opinions and advice regarding validity and infringement of IP rights

patent portfolio management and elaboration of patent strategies, employee’s invention law 

Languages
English, Russian, German

Education and professional experience
1967-1972
Studies of chemistry at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University of Munich Degree: diploma in chemistry

1972-1975
PhD thesis in the field of metal catalyzed rearrangements of cyclopropene compounds in the group of Robert Weiss at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University of Munich

1976
Research fellowship at the Institute of Organoelement Compounds (INEOS) of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR in Moscow

1977-1980
Training for patent attorneyship in a renowned patent law firm in Munich, the German Patent Office, the Federal Patent Court and the District Court in Munich

1981
Founding partner of patent law firm Andrae Flach Haug

2013
Patent attorney at ANDRAE I WESTENDORP  

2016
Patent attorney at Friese Goeden  

*Associate