Dr. rer. nat. Matthias Schwarz Chemist

For me, being a patent professional means …
convincing the head-shaking scientist in me that he cannot grasp legal logic with scientific logic, but that the latter is nevertheless profoundly logical.

I am a bit too enthusiastic about …
Lord of the Rings and the world created by J. R. R. Tolkin.

An invention I’m still waiting for is …
a brewing-origin quality-detector to distinguish high quality German beer from lesser beers without looking at the label and without endangering the sensitive beer receptor of the German consumer.

Before work …
breakfest is a must for me!

A defining experience during my training as a patent attorney was …
the different way of thinking of patent court judges and patent attorneys, especially in the interpretation of claims.


Dr. rer. nat. Matthias Schwarz Chemist
  • Patent Professional
Key Areas
  • All aspects of chemistry and related fields
  • Material Science
  • Nanotechnology
  • Renewable and Sustainable Energy
  • Molecular science studies, Friedrich-Alexander Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU)

  • PhD at Friedrich-Alexander Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU)
  • Patent Professional at EHF
  • Training as German Patent Attorney and European Attorney at EHF

  • English
  • German