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Philip Weisshuhn



  • Joined K&W in: 2019
  • Admitted as Attorney: 2023


  • DPhil in Biochemistry
  • Dipl.-Biol.
  • Patent Attorney
  • European Trademark and Design Attorney


  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Korean

Academic and professional career

Free University of Berlin and Universitat de València, Spain
Studies of Biology in the field of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Graduation with Distinction
Thesis in the field of Molecular Medicine
at the Max Planck Institute for Biochemistry, Martinsried

University of Oxford
Promotion in the field of Biochemistry

2015 – 2017: EXIT start-up grant by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy and foundation of a biotechnology company
2017 – 2019: Business Development Manager, Charité Research Organisation GmbH
(a subsidiary of Charité University Medicine Berlin in the field of early clinical testing of drugs)
2019 – 2023: Patent attorney trainee at K&W

Special Fields at K&W

Chemistry, Pharmacy & Biotechnology

Assisting in the prosecution of patents in the fields of chemistry, pharmacy and biotechnology. Drafting of applications. Opposition, nullity and appeal proceedings, expert opinions as well as preparation and correction of translations.


  • VPP (Association of Intellectual Property Experts)

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