Dr. Gunther Schöllhammer

Dr. rer. nat., Mag. rer. nat. (Chemistry)
Patent Attorney, European Patent Attorney, European Trademark & Design Attorney



  • Material science and material processing
  • Inorganic chemistry
  • Organic chemistry
  • Pharmaceutical chemistry
  • Medical technology

Patent drafting and patent prosecution before the German Patent Office (DPMA) and the EPO
Opposition and appeal proceedings
Patent invalidity proceedings before the German Federal Patent Court (BPatG)
Expert opinions
Participation in patent litigation

Dr. Gunther Schöllhammer has been working as a patent professional at Prüfer & Partner since June 2015. He is German Patent Attorney and European Patent Attorney since 2019.
Prior to that, he worked in the engineering industry as research engineer and patent professional.
After completing his doctorate at the University of Vienna, he worked there as a research associate at the Institute for Physical Chemistry.
He also completed his diploma in chemistry at the University of Vienna and at the University of Warwick (UK).

G. Schöllhammer et al., Journal of Alloys and Compounds 480, 111 (2009)
G. Schöllhammer et al., Physical Review B 84, 094122 (2011)
T. Kerscher et al., Physical Review B 86, 014107 (2012)

Chamber of Patent Attorneys
epi - European Patent Institute
FICPI - International Federation of Intellectual Property Attorneys

German, English, French 


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