Matthias has experience across a range of intellectual property matters with a particular focus on patent law and litigation.
Matthias is an associate in our Intellectual Property Group based in Düsseldorf.
Prior to joining us Matthias was a legal trainee, working at international law firms in Frankfurt, Tokyo, and New York as well as for the EU litigation department of the German Government. He also taught German Law during a guest lectureship at the University of Helsinki.
Matthias studied law at the University of Mainz in Germany. In addition to his German law degrees, he also obtained the French Maîtrise en Droit in Paris and was awarded the title of Magister Iuris for his dissertation on Comparative Law.
In addition to this, Matthias completed a Master in Public Policy at Harvard University, where he also served as a Teaching Fellow for Economics.
Matthias is a member of the German Association for Intellectual Property and Copyright law (GRUR).