Dr Christian Schäflein > MAIWALD PATENTANWALTS- UND RECHTSANWALTSGESELLSCHAFT MBH > Munich, Germany > Lawyer Profile

MAIWALD PATENTANWALTS- UND RECHTSANWALTSGESELLSCHAFT MBH
MAIWALD PATENTANWALTS- UND RECHTSANWALTSGESELLSCHAFT MBH
ELISENSTRASSE 3, 80335 M√úNCHEN
Germany
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Work Department

Christian Schäflein’s international clients rely on his expertise in handling disputes across the full spectrum of IP law worldwide. He manages patent and utility model prosecutions on behalf of clients, conducts opposition and invalidity proceedings and prepares freedom-to-operate opinions in the fields of sensor systems, data processing, aircraft construction, medical devices and imaging. As head of the digitalization and data security group at Maiwald, he is deeply knowledgeable in the areas of artificial intelligence, Internet of Things (IoT), data security and autonomous driving. His professional competence in looking after the IP interests of internationally operating corporations derives from, among other things, his detailed knowledge of US patent law.

Position

Partner, German Patent Attorney, European Patent Attorney, European Trademark and Design Attorney

Career

Since 2008

Partner, shareholder and managing director at Maiwald

Since 2006

Patent attorney at Maiwald

2003-2006

Patent attorney trainee at Maiwald

2001

Foundation of Attocube Systems AG

Languages

German, English

Memberships

GRUR, AIPPI, AIPLA, VPP, Bavarian Academy of Sciences and Humanities

Education

2006

Admitted to practice as European patent attorney

2006

Admitted to practice as German patent attorney

2003-2006

Studied law for patent attorneys at the University of Hagen

2000-2003

Doctoral degree in the field of experimental semiconductor physics at the Center for NanoScience (CeNS) from the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich

1993-1999

Studied physics at the University of Regensburg, the University of California, Irvine and the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich