We are delighted to announce the hire of Partner Vera Kühr who has joined the Forresters office in Munich.
Vera is a German and European Patent Attorney who has 15 years of experience in IP. She specialises in biotechnology having studied biology at university with a focus on plant molecular biology, microbiology and biochemistry. Before entering the IP profession Vera worked at the Institute of Plant Breeding at Hohenheim University, Stuttgart.
While Vera’s technical expertise is in biotechnology her experience extends to subject matter including pharmaceuticals, medical devices, computer-implemented inventions, automotive engineering and mechanics.
Matt Barton, partner and head of the Forresters Munich office, said: “I am delighted to welcome Vera to the team in Munich. Her experience in German patent prosecution and contentious matters will be invaluable as we look to meet increased client demand in this area.”