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Dipl.-Phys. Dr. rer. nat.

Holger Veenhuis

European Patent Attorney, European Trade Mark and Design Attorney, Patent Attorney (Germany)
Location: Bremen
Tel +49 421 3635-0
Fax +49 421 3378788
Assistant: Miriam Schwettmann
Holger Veenhuis

Studied at the University of Osnabrück, graduating with a Master’s degree in Physics in 1997, Doctor of Science 2000; research work at the Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica (INAOE), Puebla, Mexico 1998 and in the Laboratoire Charles Fabry de l’Institut d’Optique, CNRS, Paris, France 1999; his main fields of specialisation are medical technology, optics, solid-state physics, software.

Research work at Philips Research in Hamburg, Aachen and Eindhoven from 2000-2002.

Legal training and employment as patent attorney at the law and patent attorney firm of Boehmert & Boehmert from 2002 to 2005, part of that time spent at the District Court Düsseldorf, the German Patent and Trademark Office, the German Patent Court and the Distance-Learning University of Hagen.

At Eisenführ Speiser (Bremen) since 2005, Partner.

Member of the Vocational Training Board for Patent Paralegals, Chairman of the Northern Germany Examination Board for Patent Paralegals.

Awarded by the ROSEN Group and the University of Osnabrück for outstanding work in the field of physics. Scholarships of the Volkswagen Foundation and the German Research Foundation (DFG).

In his capacity as patent attorney, Dr. Veenhuis mainly serves clients in the fields of physics, electrical engineering and information technology. He has special professional experience in drafting, prosecuting and enforcing German, European and international patent applications and patents, in defeating German and European patents, in opposition and nullity proceedings and in the development of intellectual property strategies.

Handelsblatt/Best Lawyers ranks Holger Veenhuis as one of Germany’s best lawyers 2017 in the field of “Intellectual Property Law”.

Languages: German, English

Memberships: Patent Attorneys Association (PAK), Institute of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office (epi), German Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (GRUR), International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI), Federal Association of German Patent Attorneys, Fédération Internationale des Conseils en Propriété Industrielle (FICPI)

Publications / Presentations

  • Holger Veenhuis, Kapitel IV "Fachkundeausbildung", in: Ausbildung Patentanwaltsfachangestellte – Hinweise für den ausbildenden Patentanwalt, Patentanwaltskammer (Hg.), 2017
  • Holger Veenhuis, "Hohen Standard mit eigener Ausbildung sichern", in: Management & Mittelstand Nordwest, 2014, Ausgabe Dezember 2014
  • Holger Veenhuis, Kapitel IV "Fachkundeausbildung", in: Ausbildung Patentanwaltsfachangestellte – Hinweise für den ausbildenden Patentanwalt, Patentanwaltskammer (Hg.), 2013
  • Holger Veenhuis, Patentierung wissenschaftlicher Ergebnisse, Symposium "Optik im Wandel der Zeit", Universität Osnabrück, Oktober, 2004
  • Holger Veenhuis, Effect of rhodium doping on the photorefractive properties of BCT crystals, Optical Materials, Volume 18, Issue 1, 13-16 (2001)
  • Holger Veenhuis, Effect of Rhodium Doping on the Photorefractive Properties of BCT Crystals at 850 nm, Applied Physics B 667-675 (2001)
  • Holger Veenhuis, Thermal Fixing of Holograms and their Electrical Development in Barium-Calcium-Titanate Crystals, J. Opt. Soc., Am. B 18, 1570-1577 (2001)
  • Holger Veenhuis, Thermal Fixing of Holograms and Their Electrical Development in Barium-Calcium-Titanate Crystals, Technical Digest 122, CLEO Europe, Nice (2000)
  • Holger Veenhuis, Optimierung der holographischen Eigenschaften von Barium-Calcium-Titanat-Kristallen, Shaker Verlag Aachen (2000)
  • Holger Veenhuis, Light-Induced Charge-Transport Properties of Photorefractive Barium-Calcium-Titanate Crystals Doped with Iron, J. Appl. Phys. 88, 1042 (2000)
  • Holger Veenhuis, Light-Induced Charge-Transport Properties of Photorefractive Barium-Calcium-Titanate Crystals Doped with Rhodium, Appl. Phys. B70, 797 (2000)
  • Holger Veenhuis, Photorefractive Two-Beam-Coupling Characterization of a Barium-Calcium-Titanate Crystal, Appl. Phys. B 70, 797 (2000)
  • Holger Veenhuis, Dynamic Bulk Photovoltaic Effect in Photorefractive Barium-Calcium-Titanate, J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 16, 1725 (1999)
  • Holger Veenhuis, Linear Electroptic Coefficient r42 of Tetragonal Potassium-Tantalate and Barium-Calcium-Titanate, phys. stat. sol. (b) 215, R9 (1999)
  • Holger Veenhuis, Dynamic Bulk Photovoltaic Effect, OSA Trends in Optics and Photonics Volume 27, Advances in Photorefractive Materials, Effects and Devices, 219 (1999)
  • Holger Veenhuis, Non-Steady-State Photoelectromotive Force in Reduced Lithium Niobate Crystals, J. Appl. Phys. 86, 2389 (1999)
  • Holger Veenhuis, Holographic and Non-Steady-State Photocurrent Characterization of Photorefractive Barium-Calcium Titanate, Opt. Commun. 160, 98 (1999)
  • Holger Veenhuis, Non-Steady-State Photoelectromotive Force in Reduced Lithium Niobate Crystals, J. Appl. Phys. 86, 2389 (1999)
  • Holger Veenhuis, Holographic and Non-Steady-State Photocurrent Characterization of Photorefractive Barium-Calcium Titanate, Opt. Commun. 160, 98 (1999)
  • Holger Veenhuis, Reduction of Light-Induced Refractive-Index Changes by Decreased Modulation of Light Patterns in Photorefractive Crystals, J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 15, 2868 (1998)