Portrait of Stefan Mederle-Hoffmeister

Stefan Mederle-Hoffmeister



  • Joined K&W in: 2010
  • Admitted as Attorney: 2006


  • Dr. rer. nat.
  • Dipl.-Phys.
  • Patent Attorney
  • European Patent Attorney
  • European Trademark and Design Attorney
  • European Patent Litigator (UPC)


  • German
  • English

Academic and professional career

University of Augsburg
Studies of Physics

Max-Planck-Institute for Chemical Physics of Solids, Dresden
PhD Thesis

Technical University of Dresden
PhD in the field of solid state physics

2002 – 2006: Patent Attorney Trainee at a Munich Law Firm
Since 2006: Self-employed Patent Attorney

Special Fields at K&W

Physics and Electrical Engineering

Grant proceedings for patents in the fields of physics and electrical engineering/electronics.

Opposition, revocation, nullity and infringement proceedings.


  • Chamber of Patent Attorneys
  • DPG (German Physics Association)
  • EPI (European Patent Institute)
  • FICPI (International Federation of Intellectual Property Attorneys)
  • GRUR (German Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property)
  • VPP (Association of Intellectual Property Experts)

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