Patent Attorneys



Dr. Jürgen Kraus

• Technical studies at the University of Munich 1963-1969, Diploma in Physics 1969 (Dipl. Phys.)
• Research Associate at the University of Munich, Faculty of Physics 1970-1973
• PhD in Physics 1973 (Dr. rer. nat.)
• Assistant Professor at the University of Munich, Faculty of Physics 1973-1978
• Legal training at the German Patent Office, Federal Patent Court and Civil Court in Munich 1978-1980
• Assistant Member at Leinweber & Zimmermann 1978; temporary change to the Office of Schneider & Eitel in Nuremberg, 1979; German Patent Attorney and European Patent Attorney since 1981; European Trademark Attorney
• Partner at Leinweber & Zimmermann since 1982
• Member of the Examination Board for the Qualifying Examination for German Patent Attorneys 1987-1992
• AIPPI member







Thomas Busch

• Technical studies at the Technical University of Aachen (RWTH) 1979-1986
• Diploma in Electrical Engineering 1986 (Dipl.-Ing.)
• Assistant at the RWTH Foundry Institute Aachen 1983-1986
• Assistant at Boehmert & Boehmert in Bremen/Munich 1986-1988
• Legal training at the German Patent Office, Federal Patent Court and Civil Court in Munich 1988-1989
• German qualifying examination 1989
• Qualified staff member of Boehmert & Boehmert in Munich 1990-1991
• European qualifying examination 1991
• European Trademark Attorney
• Partner at Leinweber & Zimmermann since 1992







Dr. Patrick Werner

• Technical studies at the University of Munich 1993-1996 and 1997-1999, Marseille 1996-1997 and Rome 1999-2000
• Maîtrise de physique (Master in Physics) 1997, Diploma in Physics 2000 (Dipl.-Phys.)
• Research Associate at the University of Munich, Faculty of Physics 2000-2003
• PhD in Physics 2004 (Dr. rer. nat.)
• Assistant at Leinweber & Zimmermann 2004-2006
• Legal training at the German Patent and Trademark Office and Federal Patent Court 2007
• German qualifying examination 2007
• European qualifying examination 2008
• European Trademark Attorney since 2008
• Partner at Leinweber & Zimmermann since 2011