David Sinz is a partner at DREISS Patentanwälte and a European and German patent and trademark attorney. His areas of practice include the prosecution of patents, opposition and invalidity proceedings, and infringement proceedings in various fields of technology. A particular focus of Mr Sinz’s work is on opposition and appeal proceedings before the EPO. In infringement cases he collaborates with Germany’s top-tier attorneys at law on a regular basis.
His clients come from a variety of technological backgrounds, including medical technology and hygienic products, consumer products, 3D printing technology and other additive manufacturing techniques, general mechanical and apparatus engineering, automotive technology including electrified mobility, as well as packaging technology. Mr Sinz’s clients are German and international large-scale companies, as well as local owner-operated medium-sized enterprises. He advises numerous small and medium-sized enterprises on cost-effective strategies for developing their IP portfolios, particularly with regard to entering new foreign markets and technology fields.
Mr Sinz obtained his master’s in process engineering from the University of Stuttgart. He also holds a PhD in experimental physics from Eindhoven University of Technology. Besides the Netherlands, he also lived in the United States for an extended period of time.