Heike Bischof

Dipl.-Ing. Univ. I Patent Attorney I Partner

provides intellectual property law advice to national and international companies, mainly in the field of electrical engineering and with a particular focus on automotive electronics, construction components and semiconductor technology. She handles the preparation and pursuit of patent applications in close cooperation with the inventors and IP departments of her clients. Her area of practice further covers opposition and nullity proceedings.

Phone +49 89 54479280
Fax +49 89 544792830


  • German Patent Attorney
  • European Patent Attorney
  • European Trademark and Design Attorney
  • Engineering degree (university)

Focus areas:

  • Application and grant procedures
  • Validity and infringement proceedings

Technical focus:

  • Electrical engineering, in particular:
    • Automotive and industrial electronics
    • Semiconductor technology
    • Design of analogue and digital circuits


Career path and professional experience
  • Studied electrical engineering at the Technical University of Munich
  • Graduated with a degree in engineering
  • Previously worked as a field application engineer at a leading semiconductor manufacturer
  • Patent attorney training
    – at Westphal, Mussgnug & Partner,
    – at the CEIPI (Centre d’Etudes International de la Propriete Industrielle),
    – at the German Patent and Trademark Office,
    – at the Federal Patent Court in Munich,
  • Studied “Law for patent attorneys” at the Hagen Distance Learning University
  • German Chamber of Patent Attorneys (PAK)
  • Institute of Professional Representatives at the European Patent Office (EPI)