Andreas Walkenhorst, born in 1965, is the founding partner of the TERGAU & WALKENHORST law firm. He completed his studies in Physics, majoring in Lighting Technology and Solid State Physics in 1989 and subsequently received a PhD in Superconductivity and Magnetism from the Technical University of Darmstadt. After being a visiting researcher at the prestigious University of Maryland (College Park, USA), he was trained as a patent engineer and patent attorney at Siemens AG and was responsible for Fossil and Nuclear Power Plant and Control Systems Engineering. In 2000, Andreas Walkenhorst started working at the law firm Tergau & Pohl. Together with Dietrich Tergau, he founded the TERGAU & WALKENHORST in 2011 and is now in charge of the Frankfurt am Main location.
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Licensed Physicist, Dr. rer. nat. [Doctor of Natural Sciences]
European Patent, Trademark and Design Attorney
National, European and international patent, utility model, registered design and trademark law, employee invention law, licensing law, competition law in the fields of technology, trademark and design, as well as portfolio management, strategy consulting (consulting of startups, review of business plans, exploitation strategies), due diligence investigations, property rights evaluations.
Nuclear and Fossil Power Plant Engineering, Plant Engineering, Control Systems Engineering, Software Applications, Particle and Radiation Physics, Optics, Electronics, Regulation technology, Electromagnetic Fields, Communication Technology, Power Generation, Mechanics.
Intellectual Property Experts Group - VPP
Institute of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office - EPI