Dr.-Ing. Christian Wende, LL.M.

Ger­man Patent Attor­ney, Euro­pean Patent Attor­ney, Partner

Tel:+49 (0)89 219996–0
Fax:+49 (0)89 219996–99

Main areas of practice

  • Patent law
  • Design law
  • Trade­mark law
  • Util­i­ty mod­el law
  • Pros­e­cu­tion, oppo­si­tion, inval­i­da­tion, infringement
  • IP Due Dili­gence in the con­text of M&A and Ven­ture Capital

Technical fields

  • Med­ical Engineering
  • Auto­mo­tive
  • Mechan­i­cal Engineering
  • Mechan­ics
  • Nan­otech­nol­o­gy 

Professional education

  • Mechan­i­cal Engi­neer­ing at TU Munich with focus on Med­ical Engi­neer­ing and Microengineering
  • Diplo­ma The­sis in Med­ical Engi­neer­ing (Med­ical Software)
  • Doc­tor­ate in Med­ical Engi­neer­ing (devel­op­ment of an extra-cor­po­re­al liv­er dial­y­sis system)
  • Mas­ter of Laws (LL.M.) at FU Hagen
  • Pro­fes­sion­al Edu­ca­tion as Ger­man Patent Attor­ney in Munich, at the Dis­trict Court of Mannheim (LG Mannheim), at the Ger­man Patent and Trade­mark Office (DPMA) and at the Ger­man Fed­er­al Patent Court (BPatG)


  • Paten­tan­walt­skam­mer (Cham­ber of Patent Attorneys)
  • Euro­pean Patent Insti­tute (epi)
  • Ger­man Asso­ci­a­tion for the Pro­tec­tion of Intel­lec­tu­al Prop­er­ty (GRUR)
  • Fédéra­tion Inter­na­tionale des Con­seils en Pro­priété Indus­trielle (FICPI), mem­ber of work­ing group Euro­pean Patent Law (CET 4)
  • Ger­man-Japan­ese Asso­ci­a­tion of Jurists (DJJV)
  • Since 2007 IP-Pro­fes­sion­al / Active in the field of intel­lec­tu­al prop­er­ty since 2007
  • 2010 Admis­sion as Ger­man Patent Attor­ney, Euro­pean Trade­mark Attorney
  • 2011 Admis­sion as Euro­pean Patent Attorney


  • Ger­man
  • Eng­lish
  • Japan­ese

Seminars / Lectures

  • Sep­tem­ber 2016, IIP Insti­tut Tokyo:

Brex­it — 現在の状況に関する報告:ユニタリ特許制度への影響、ならびに、それから予想されるヨーロッパのIP戦略への影響について


Honorary work / Lectureship

  • Since 2011 Lec­tur­er at the TU Munich, Fac­ul­ty for Machine Engineering
  • Since 2011 Lec­tur­er at the FU Hagen, „Exam­i­na­to­ri­um Europaeum“

Foto: con­nol­ly weber, München