Swiss Patent Attorney / European Patent Attorney
MSc RWTH Aachen / PhD TU Cluj-Napoca
Why am I a patent attorney?
Fields of activity
Career and experience
Christian Heusch is a graduate of the Rheinisch-Westfälisch-Technische Hochschule (RWTH) in Aachen, Germany. He completed his studies as a graduate in electrical engineering with a focus on semiconductor technology. He then trained as a patent attorney (Switzerland) and as a European patent attorney in the patent department of the IBM Research Laboratory in Rüschlikon, Switzerland. In 2000, he took over the law firm OK pat AG and gradually expanded it. In June 2007, his dissertation in the field of “Industrial Engineering” was accepted at the Technical University in Klausenburg, Romania.
Christian Heusch took on various roles and responsibilities while working at International Business Machines Corp. (IBM) in Switzerland and in England, including an international assignment at the headquarters of the IBM Research Division and the IBM Microelectronics Division in the USA. Among other things, he was responsible as Manager and IP Counsel for the IBM Intellectual Property Department of the IBM Research Laboratories in Rüschlikon, Switzerland, and Haifa, Israel.
epi (Institute of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office)