Dipl. Ing. (Mechanical Engineering)
German Patent Attorney, European Patent and Trademark Attorney
Mr. Freischem studied Mechanical Engineering at the Rheinisch-Westfälischen Technical University in Aachen, specializing in the area of automotive technology. He has been a patent attorney since 1960 and founded the firm together with his wife patent attorney Dipl.-Ing. Ilse Freischem.
Werner Freischem handles the national and international patent, trademark and licence matters of his clients, focusing in particular on his expertise in the areas of mechanical engineering and in civil construction. He has obtained extensive experience in domestic and international invalidity and infringement actions, the result of which had an impact on the patent jurisdiction (e.g. German Supreme Court decisions Etikettiergerät I and II).
Memberships: the German Patent Bar, the Institute of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office (EPI), the German Association for Commercial Trademark and Copyright Protection e.V. (GRUR), the International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI), and the International Federation of Intellectual Property Attorneys (FICPI).