Thomas Schäfer is a computer scientist with many years’ experience working in the patent department of a major German industrial company where he has acquired broad experience, particularly with regard to the prosecution of patents in the fields of telecommunications and information technology.

With his technical qualification, Thomas Schäfer has acquired expertise in all aspects of computer-implemented inventions.

His main areas of practice as a patent engineer include patent prosecution, opposition and appeal proceedings, and infringement and nullity actions.

Patent Engineer
Location: Munich
Languages: German, English
Born 1973
2013 - today

Patent Engineer at BARDEHLE PAGENBERG, Munich, Germany

2012 - 2013

Patent Engineer at Horn Kleimann Waitzhofer, Munich, Germany

2005 - 2012

Patent Engineer at Siemens / Nokia Siemens Networks, Munich, Germany

2000 - 2004

Teaching fellow at the Max Planck Institute for Information and Saarland University, Saarbrücken, Germany

1994 - 2000

Degree in Computer Science (Dipl.-Inf.) at the University of Bremen, Germany