The IP firm

The IP firm Durm has been well-established in Karlsruhe for over 50 years and specializes in future technologies. The combination of tradition and innovation is representative of the expertise and experience of attorneys and staff alike. A well-grounded engineering background, continuous professional development, and specialized legal expertise are the basis for highly qualified advice and our attorneys’ successful work in the complex field of industrial property rights.


In our IP work, we focus on the fields of electrical engineering and electronics, information and communication technology, medical engineering as well as mechanical engineering and process engineering. These specializations allow for a prompt and efficient handling of your cases particularly in the field of future technologies.


The firm’s patent attorneys are intellectual property rights experts and provide advice on the whole field of IP law, in particular German, European and international patent and trademark law.


Most of our clients are medium-sized companies of the Karlsruhe TechnologyRegion, many of which have been relying on our comprehensive services for decades. But also bigger enterprises, start-ups and sole inventors value our attorneys’ technical and legal expertise.


Dr. Daniel Huber becomes partner.


New name: Durm Patentanwälte.


Dr. Johannes Schmid becomes partner.


The corporate form is changed to a partnership with limited liability (Partnerschaftsgesellschaft mit beschränkter Berufshaftung).


Dr. Markus Petirsch becomes partner.


Association with Patent Attorney Dr. Hans-Peter Pfeifer and new name Durm & Partner.


Relocation to new generous premises at Moltkestraße 45.


Frank Durm joins the IP firm, which is now called Durm & Durm.


The IP firm is established by Dr. Klaus Durm.

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