Patent and Trademark Attorney Volker Woerz obtained an electrical engineering degree at the Technical University of Munich specializing in open and closed loop control technology. After University Volker worked with IBM Germany GmbH in the field of development of hardware and software for the control of production machines. He has worked in the field of intellectual property rights since 1995. Motor vehicle technology, in particular control units, communication networks, lighting devices, and exhaust gas purification, software and computer technology, telecommunications and network technology are among his technical focuses. Volker worked in a large patent law firm in Stuttgart for almost 20 years, of these 18 years as a partner, and will strengthen Herrmann Patentanwälte starting from the beginning of 2018. He is the contact person for all aspects of patent, utility patent, trademark and design patent law. He also has profound knowledge regarding opposition, infringement and nullity proceedings and in licensing. Volker is a German and European Patent and Trademark Attorney since 1997. He is a registered representative before the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) responsible for registered European Trademarks and Designs.
Languages: German, English, Italian, French
European patent attorney
Authorised representative before the EUIPO
Memberships: Various professional organizations and associations specialized in intellectual property rights