Dr. Andreas Koch

Dr. Andreas Koch

Managing Partner

German Patent Attorney, 2004
European Patent and Trademark Attorney, 2005

andreas.koch [at] ip-matters.de

Schiweck Weinzierl Koch
Ganghoferstraße 68 B
80339 Munich · Germany
Fon: +49 89 1894769-0
Fax: +49 89 1894769-22


  • Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Germany:
    • Diploma in biology, 1996
    • Doctorate in the field of Clinical Biochemistry, 2000

Practice Areas

  • Prosecution of IP relating to life sciences, including opposition, appeal and nullity proceedings
  • Litigation of life science IP
  • Preparation of infringement opinions and freedom to operate analyses

Professional Activities

  • Adjunct Professor, Department Biology, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Germany: »Intellectual Property and Patent Law (1) und (2)«
  • Publications on biotech related IP matters
  • Elected member of the Committee of experts of GRUR Biotechnology


  • German
  • English