Patentanwalt / German Patent Attorney
European Trademark and Design Attorney
Technical Expertise: Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Immunology, Biopharmaceuticals, Molecular Diagnostics, Pharmacology, Chemistry
Alexander joined the firm Zwicker Schnappauf & Partner Patentanwälte PartG mbB in 2020. Alexander is admitted before the German Patent and Trademark Office, the German Federal Patent Court and the European Union Intellectual Property Office.
Alexander has experience in prosecution, opposition, and opposition appeal proceedings at the European Patent Office, prosecution proceedings at the German Patent and Trade Mark Office, as well as nullity proceedings at the German Federal Patent Court. Alexander’s practice puts particular emphasis on developing patent strategies and coordinating patent portfolios.
Alexander studied biology with a focus on molecular virology, molecular genetics and organic chemistry at the Friedrich-Alexander-University (FAU), Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany. Alexander earned his PhD in organic chemistry specializing in computer-aided drug design and pharmaceutical biology at the FAU in the research group of Prof. Gasteiger.
Alexander is a member of the German Chamber of Patent Attorneys and the International Federation of Intellectual Property Attorneys (FICPI).