Heinz Goddar


Heinz Goddar is a partner in the Munich office of BOEHMERT & BOEHMERT. He has a technical background as well as a PhD in physics, with a focus on polymer physics. He is a European and German patent and trademark attorney, and his main office is in Munich.

Professor Goddar teaches patent and licensing law as an honorary professor of IP law at the University of Bremen, Germany; as a lecturer at the Munich Intellectual Property Law Centre; as a visiting professor at the University of Washington, Seattle; and as a consultant professor at Huazhong University, Wuhan and the National ChengChi University, Taipei. He also teaches patent law at the Tsinghua University School of Law, Beijing.

Professor Goddar is also an adjunct professor and honourable consultant in international legal services at the National Yunlin University of Science and Technology, Yunlin. He is a director of the Global Institute of Intellectual Property, Delhi. He is a past president of the Licensing Executives Society International (LESI) and of LES Germany, and received a LESI gold medal in 2004. In June 2014 he was inducted into the IAM IP Hall of Fame. He is also an ad personam member of the EPO's Standing Advisory Committee.

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Professional associations

  • AUTM
  • LES

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Pettenkoferstrasse 22
Munich 80336

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