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Our team consists of:
Patentanwalt Dr. Urs N. Straube,
Patentanwalt Dr. Enno C. Apley, and
David Collins.

The areas of expertise of the partners are mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, electronics and bioscience. Dr. Urs N. Straube holds a PhD in electronics. Dr. Enno C. Apley holds a PhD in biophysics. David Collins is an English lawyer who assists with translation works and reviews English-language texts and patent documents. The different scientific qualifications of our team allow us to cover an vast technical area.

We can represent you before the following organizations or courts:
• The German Patent and Trademark Office (DPMA);
• The European Patent Office (EPO);
• The Office of Harmonization for the Internal Market (OHIM / HABM) in Alicante (Spain);
• The German Federal Patent Court (BPatG);
• The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) in Geneva (Switzerland);
• The German regional and higher regional courts as approved consultants in patent, utility model, design, and trademark litigation;
• The Federal Court of Justice (BGH) in patent nullity proceedings; and
• The German Federal Office for Plant Varieties (Bundessortenamt).