Portrait of Gerhard Gustorf

Gerhard Gustorf



  • Joined K&W in: 2020
  • Admitted as Attorney: 1975



  • Dipl.-Ing. in Mechanical Engineering
  • Patent Attorney
  • European Patent Attorney
  • European Trademark and Design Attorney


  • German
  • English
  • Italian
  • French

Academic and professional career

Darmstadt Technical University
Studies of Mechanical Engineering

1969 – 1974: SKF Kugellagerfabriken GmbH, Schweinfurt
1975: Weickmann Patent Law Firm, Munich
1975 – 1978: Studio Jacobacci, Torino, IT
1978 – 1984: Grünecker Patent Attorneys and Attorneys at Law, Munich
Since 1984: Self-employed Patent Attorney

Special Fields at K&W

Mechanical Engineering

Grant proceedings for patents in the field of mechanical engineering.

Opposition, revocation, nullity and infringement proceedings.


  • AIPPI (International Association for the Protection of Intellectual 
  • Chamber of Patent Attorneys
  • EPI (European Patent Institute)
  • FICPI (International Federation of Intellectual Property Attorneys)
  • GRUR (German Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property)
  • UNION (Union of European Practitioners in Intellectual Property)

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