Markus Krogmeier

Graduate industrial engineer, patent attorney

European Trademark and Design Attorney

Markus Krogmeier has been supporting the team of our law firm since 2016 when it comes to patent and utility model applications, patent examination proceedings, opposition, nullity and cancellation proceedings. In cooperation with a partner of the law firm, he handles regional, national and international mandates. As part of freedom-to-operate analyses, he examines for our clients whether existing intellectual property rights constitute an obstacle to the development or market launch of a product or service. Markus Krogmeier regularly offers free legal advice on patent issues at the Information Center for Technology and Patents in the Dortmund University Library.

Professional career

  • Degree in Industrial Engineering and Management at TU Dortmund University, Diploma 2011
  • Studied at Canisius College, Buffalo (USA), 2009
  • Studied law for patent attorneys at the University of Hagen, 2012-2014
  • Admission as a patent attorney, 2015
  • Patent attorney at Schneiders & Behrendt since 2016


  • Lecture “Introduction to Patent and Trademark Law” at TU Dortmund University

Memberships in professional associations

  • Vereinigung von Fachleuten des gewerblichen Rechtsschutzes (VPP) (German Association of Intellectual Property Experts)
Technical specialist fields

Hausgeräte, Maschinenbau, Medizintechnik


Arbeitnehmererfinderrecht, Gebrauchsmusterrecht, Patentrecht


Deutsch, Englisch

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