Dr. Hans-Peter Pfeifer


Dipl.-Phys. Dr. rer. nat
Patent Attorney
European Patent, Trademark and Design Attorney

Dr. Pfeifer studied Physics at Karlsruhe University and received a Ph.D. degree based on thesis work at the Department for Physical Chemistry of the University Marburg/Lahn. He conducted postdoctoral research in the field of Electrochemistry at Brookhaven National Laboratory, Long Island, USA. For several years he worked in the Patent Department of a major pharmaceutical company. He has been a qualified Patent Attorney since 1987. He is a member of the German Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (GRUR) and the International Federation of Intellectual Property Attorneys (FICPI).

He has specific knowledge in medical technology, analytical measurement technology, physical chemistry and battery engineering. He is particularly experienced in patent granting, opposition and appeal procedures before the European Patent Office as well as in the assessment of possible infringement of patents.