Dr Martin Huenges, LL.M. > Maiwald GmbH > Munich, Germany > Lawyer Profile

Maiwald GmbH

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Martin Huenges advises and represents clients from Europe, the USA and Japan in the fields of biotechnology and pharmaceuticals in securing, defending and enforcing intellectual property rights in Germany, Europe and worldwide. He prepares freedom-to-operate and validity opinions and represents clients in opposition and nullity proceedings. In advising clients on patent strategy, he can draw on many years of legal and scientific experience, in particular in the fields of medical indications, biomarkers, diagnostic assays and vaccines. He has particular expertise in conducting and coordinating complex opposition and appeal proceedings before the European Patent Office.


German Patent Attorney
European Patent Attorney
Representative before the UPC
LL.M. “European Intellectual Property Law“


since 2005 Partner, shareholder and managing director at Maiwald
since 2002 Patent attorney at Maiwald
1999 – 2002 Patent attorney trainee at Maiwald
1998 – 1999 Patent attorney trainee at a Munich based IP law firm


German, English


2023 Admitted to practice before the UPC
2004 – 2006 Master’s degree in „European Intellectual Property Law“ (LL.M.) from the University of Hagen with a focus on “European and International Civil Procedure Law”
2002 Admitted to practice as European patent attorney
2002 Admitted to practice as German patent attorney
1999 – 2001 Studied law for patent attorneys at the University of Hagen
1995 – 1998 Doctoral degree in the field of organic and biochemistry from the Technical University of Munich
1990 – 1995 Studied chemistry at the Technical University of Munich