Bastian Best is one of the few German and European patent attorneys with a university degree in computer science. This combination of skills makes Bastian Best an expert in all aspects of patent protection of software, hardware and inventions involving computer science in general. His technical competence covers industrial control software, business software, cloud-based solutions, big data, mobile apps and computer games. In addition to specializing in computer science, Bastian Best also serves clients in the fields of mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, medical technology and telecommunications.

Bastian Best’s practice as a patent attorney includes patent prosecution before all relevant national patent offices as well as infringement and validity proceedings both in a national and international context. Besides representing international companies, Bastian Best also specializes in the protection of intellectual property of innovative start-ups.



German and European Patent Attorney, Partner
Location: Munich
Languages: German, English, French, Portuguese
Born 1979
2015 - today

Partner of the firm


Qualified as a European Patent Attorney


Patent Attorney at BARDEHLE PAGENBERG in Munich, Germany


Qualified as a German Patent Attorney

2008 - 2010

Trainee patent attorney at BARDEHLE PAGENBERG in Munich, Germany

2008 - 2010

Law for patent attorneys at the FernUniversität, Hagen, Germany

2005 - 2008

Research engineer in the field of integration of driver assistance and active safety at the BMW Group in Munich, Germany

2004 - 2005

Graduate in the central IT department of the BMW Group in Munich, Germany

2000 - 2004

Degree in Computer Science and Economics (Dipl.-Ing.) at the Technical University of Munich, Germany