Patent Attorneys

Sorel Stan’s practice involves patent prosecution and litigation in the field of wireless communication and computer technologies. His technical background is based on many years’ experience gained in various positions in academia, research and industry prior to joining the patent profession. Sorel Stan has authored twenty-five scientific papers and is the co-inventor of several patent applications.


1992 – 1994

Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Electronics and Telecommunications, University "Politehnica" of Bucharest, Romania;

1995 – 1998

Scientific Consultant (Image Processing Consultants) for Anglo-American Corp. and De Beers Group, Johannesburg, South Africa

1998 – 2000

Scientist at the German Aerospace Center (DLR e.V.), Oberpfaffenhofen, Germany

2000 – 2005

R&D Engineer and Project Manager at Siemens AG, Mobile Phones, Munich, Germany


Technology Manager at BenQ Mobile GmbH & Co KG, Munich, Germany

2006 – 2010

Patent Engineer at BARDEHLE PAGENBERG, Munich, Germany

2010 – 2015

European Patent Attorney at BARDEHLE PAGENBERG, Munich, Germany

Since 2015

German and European Patent Attorney at BARDEHLE PAGENBERG, Munich, Germany


1987 – 1992

Master’s Degree in Electronics and Telecommunications Engineering (Diplomat Engineer) at the University “Politehnica” of Bucharest, Romania, and the University “Politecnico di Torino”, Italy 

1995 – 1999

Ph.D. in Computational and Applied Mathematics at the University of the Witwatersrand (WITS), Johannesburg, South Africa


Licensed to practice as a European Patent Attorney

2012 – 2014

Law for patent Attorneys at the FernUniversität Hagen, Germany


Licensed to practice as a German Patent Attorney


English, German, Romanian

Sorel Stan is a Senior Member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) and a member of the Examination Committee for the European Qualifying Examination (EQE).

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