Dr. Susanne Sonnenhauser

Dr. rer. nat., Dipl.-Biol.
German Patent Attorney, European Patent Attorney, European Trademark & Design Attorney



  • pharmacy (esp. pharmaceutical formulations)
  • biotechnology
  • biochemistry
  • immunology
  • virology
  • molecular biology
  • genetic engineering
  • medical technology

Patent drafting
Patent prosecution, opposition and appeal proceedings
Preparation of expert opinions (freedom-to-operate, validity)
Innovation management

Dr. Susanne Sonnenhauser has been a partner at Prüfer & Partner since 2008.
She completed her training as a patent attorney in a large law firm in Munich.
She was also educated at the DPMA, the Federal Patent Court, and the Patent Chamber of the regional court Munich, after graduating as Dr. rer. nat. at the Institute of Medical Microbiology, Immunology and Hygiene, Klinikum rechts der Isar (Technical University of Munich).
Before that, she studied biology at the Technical University of Munich specialising in microbiology, immunology and genetics.

epi - European Patent Institute
Chamber of Patent Attorneys

German, English, French (basic knowledge)



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