Holger Tostmann

Partner at Wallinger Ricker Schlotter Tostmann, Patent- und Rechtsanwälte Partnerschaft mbB

Holger Tostmann has been a partner at Wallinger Ricker Schlotter Tostmann since 2008. Dr Tostmann holds a doctorate in chemistry and was admitted as a German patent attorney in 2004 and as a European patent attorney in 2005. Dr Tostmann specialises in patent prosecution with an international focus, as well as in opposition (appeal) proceedings, in which Dr Tostmann has deep experience and enjoys high success rates. Dr Tostmann provides overarching advice with regard to sensible patent portfolio management, which maps technical expertise and legal experience to the clients’ business interests.

Dr Tostmann’s technical expertise, based on a long research career, five years of which were spent at top-notch US research facilities, includes physical, technical and polymer chemistry; new materials; solid state physics; soft condensed matter; biophysical chemistry; and pharmaceuticals (‘small molecules’).

Dr Tostmann is active in various committees of the American Intellectual Property Law Association in the United States, particularly in the areas of chemistry and biotechnology. He also regularly lectures on patent law topics at the annual conferences of the American Chemical Society.

Located in Munich, Wallinger Ricker Schlotter Tostmann started with five attorneys in 2007 and has grown to include over 20 patent attorneys and attorneys at law, representing clients from all over the world and across the full spectrum of industries.

Professional associations

  • ACS

Sample client list

  • Borregaard
  • Celgene
  • Grupo Petrotemex
  • Immunolight
  • Mölnlycke Healthcare AB
  • Novomer

Firm details

Wallinger Ricker Schlotter Tostmann, Patent- und Rechtsanwälte Partnerschaft mbB
Zweibrueckenstrasse 5-7
Munich 80331

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