Patent Attorney

Ute Feldmann, LL.M.
German Patent Attorney
European Patent Attorney
European Trade Mark and Design Attorney
Ute Feldmann studied pharmacy at the Freie Universität (FU) of Berlin. Thereafter she conducted there scientific research in the Team of Prof. Dr. Dr. Dr. h.c. Schunack and qualified in 2000 as a pharmacist.
Furthermore, she obtained in 2001 a Masters of Law degree in "Intellectual Property Rights and Copy Right" (LL.M.) at Humboldt-University of Berlin.

Professional Experience

Ute Feldmann has gained valuable practical experience in the fields of patents, trade marks and registered designs in Australia and New Zealand whilst working in one of the larger private practice firms in Australia, Spruson & Ferguson, which is an internationally renowned patent attorney and law firm in Sydney, Australia.
Ute returned to Germany, where she worked for three years as a patent professional at Schering AG in Berlin (now known as Bayer Schering Pharma AG), where she was firstly responsible for intellectual property protection in the R & D - fields of oncology. This valuable experience provided Ute with broader knowledge in the field of intellectual property rights, in particular from a corporate perspective.
In 2005, Ute started working at the German Patent and Trade Mark Office and the German Federal Patent Court in Munich to complete the Training for a German Patent Attorney.
Since 2006 Ute Feldmann has been admitted as a German Patent Attorney, European Patent Attorney, European Trade Mark Attorney and a European Design Attorney and since then works as a freelance patent attorney, since September 2008 as the proprietor of the patent law firm Feldmann in Berlin. Since 2010 Ute is also Partner at Prinz & Partner mbB (Munich, Hamburg, Berlin).

Professional Qualifications and Registrations

  • German Patent and Trade Mark Office
  • Federal Patent Court (Germany)
  • Supreme Court (Appeal on point according to § 100 PatG, Appeal proceedings according to § 110 PatG and Appeal proceedings according to § 122 PatG)
  • European Patent Office
  • Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market (trade marks and designs)
  • World Intellectual Property Organization


Patent Attorneys’ Bar Association (Patentanwaltskammer), Institute of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office (epi), German Association for Intellectual Property Rights and Copy Right (GRUR), Association of Intellectual Property Experts (VPP), and International Federation of Intellectual Property Attorneys (FICPI).
Ute Feldmann is in particular involved at epi as tutor for the preparation of the European Qualification Examination (EQE).
Furthermore she is member of the German Association of Femal Entrepreneurs ("Verband deutscher Unternehmerinnen e.V. (VDU)), where she is involved as vice president in the STEM committee.


Ute Feldmann is co-author of the book "Perspektive Patentanwalt" (perspective patent attorney) published by efellows.wissen. (Editions 2008 to 2012)