European Patent Attorney
Dipl. Biol. TU Braunschweig / Dr. rer. nat. ETH / MAS IP ETH
Why am I patent attorney?
Fields of activity
Career and experience
In 2005, Sonja Bonneick began to shift her training focus to the field of intellectual property law and first successfully completed the one-year post-graduate course “Master in Advanced Studies in IP” (MAS ETH IP) at ETH Zurich. From 2006 to 2007, she gained insights into the patent and trademark department of a large Swiss pharmaceutical company. In 2007, she began her training to become a European patent attorney at OK pat AG. She was admitted as a representative before the EPO in 2013.
Sonja Bonneick studied biology at TU Braunschweig and the Philipps University of Marburg. She graduated from TU Braunschweig in 1998. While there, she completed her thesis at the Institute of Cell and Molecular Biology, focusing on developmental biology. She then moved to the Institute of Cell Biology at ETH Zurich for her doctorate, and in 2005 was awarded her doctorate in the field of neurobiology, focusing on hereditary neuropathy.
epi (Institute of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office)
VESPA (Verband der freiberuflichen Europäischen und Schweizer Patentanwälte)
Women in ip e.V.