Dr. Dominik Heeschen

Dr.-Ing.

Dominik Heeschen

Patent Attorney

Dr.-Ing.

Dominik Heeschen

Patent Attorney

The key aspects of Dominik Heeschen’s work are the protection and exploitation of technical innovations of his primarily medium-sized clients. He has extensive experience in drafting, prosecution and enforcement of patents and utility models and advises start-ups and young companies on the development and management of patent portfolios.

Dominik Heeschen advises his clients in all questions of patent law. This includes Freedom To Operate and infringement opinions as well as patent portfolio and patent mapping analyses.

He is a lecturer for patent law at the "Nordakademie - Hochschule der Wirtschaft" near Hamburg and regularly gives lectures on patent law.

Dominik Heeschen speaks German and English.

Technical focus

  • General mechanical engineering
  • Production engineering, additive manufacturing
  • Renewable energies
  • Digitization, Industry 4.0-Applications
  • Agricultural technology
  • Construction equipment
  • Building services
  • Minimally invasive surgery

 

CV

Studied mechanical engineering, industrial engineering and economics in Hamburg, Aachen and Beijing, doctorate (Dr.-Ing.) at RWTH Aachen University.

Several years of professional experience at the Fraunhofer Institute for Production Engineering IPT in consulting medium-sized companies and hidden champions as well as in application-oriented Research.

Legal training as a patent attorney at Eisenführ Speiser, at the Hamburg Regional Court, the German Patent and Trademark Office and the Federal Patent Court.

Memberships

  • Patent Attorneys Association (PAK)
  • German Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (GRUR)
  • Federal Association of German Patent Attorneys
  • Association of German Engineers (VDI)
  • Association of Intellectual Property Experts (VPP)