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Dipl.-Chem. Dr. rer. nat.

Uwe Stilkenböhmer

European Patent Attorney, European Trade Mark and Design Attorney, Patent Attorney (Germany)
Location: Bremen
Tel +49 421 3635-0
Fax +49 421 3378788
Assistant: Catia Marques da Silva
Uwe Stilkenböhmer

Studied at the University of Hanover; Imperial College, London; parallel commercial training. Obtained his doctorate from the University of Hanover in 2004; research assistantships in 1993 at Technion, Israel Institute of Technology in Haifa and at Dräger, Lübeck; specialized in: organic chemistry, physical chemistry.

Legal training in a Hanover firm of patent attorneys specialized in chemistry, including a period of training at the Braunschweig District Court and at a US firm of patent attorneys; took the “Law for Patent Attorneys” course at the Distance-Learning University of Hagen; further training at the German Patent and Trademark Office and at the German Patent Court.

Patent Attorney (Germany) since 1997, European Patent Attorney since 1998, at Eisenführ Speiser (Bremen) since 2000, Partner.

Uwe Stilkenböhmer is the primary contact for clients in the Chemistry/Life Sciences sector. He serves clients in the fields of inorganics, dental chemistry, surface coatings (paints, separation methods) and chemical methods. He is specialized in complex opposition proceedings before the European Patent Office and the German Patent and Trademark Office. Another focus of his work are legal opinions, in particular freedom-to-operate analyses.

From 1999 to 2003, Uwe Stilkenböhmer was a lecturer in Patent Law in the Department of Chemistry at the University of Hanover. Since 2006, in his capacity as CEIPI tutor, he has been preparing IP professionals for the European Qualifying Examination. Since 2010 he is a lecturer at the DeutscheAnwaltAkademie Berlin.

As in the years 2010 to 2016, Handelsblatt/Best Lawyers recommends Uwe Stilkenböhmer in its 2017 ranking as one of Germany's best lawyers in the field of Intellectual Property Law.

The Legal 500 Deutschland 2017 specifically recommends Uwe Stilkenböhmer for opposition proceedings in the field of chemistry and life sciences.

Since 2014, Uwe Stilkenböhmer is ranked as "Patent Star 2017" by Managing Intellectual Property.

In the years 2010 to 2016, Uwe Stilkenböhmer has been recommended in the following legal guides: The Legal 500 Deutschland, Chambers Europe, IAM Patent 1000.

Languages: German, English

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