Tobias KW Stammberger

Partner at Samson & Patentanwälte mbB

Tobias KW Stammberger is a German patent attorney, a European patent attorney and a European trademark and design attorney.

Dr Stammberger gained a physics diploma with honours from Munich Technical University and a master’s in physics from the University of Bordeaux. He completed his studies with a doctorate summa cum laude from the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich. His research centred on nuclear magnetic resonance imaging and computer tomography, as well as image signal analysis and signal post processing. For his work, he received the GSF postgraduate prize. He is the author of several scientific publications and lectures.

Dr Stammberger worked for a major multinational electrical engineering group before he turned to the protection of intellectual property by joining Samson & Partner Patentanwälte in 2000.

Beside his prosecution practice, Dr Stammberger focuses on the representation of clients in opposition and appeal proceedings before the German Patent Office and the EPO, and nullity proceedings before the Federal Patent Court and the Federal Supreme Court of Justice. He is regularly involved in litigation – often in an intensive cross-border, multi-patent context – on both the offensive and defensive sides. Dr Stammberger advises global players and medium-sized companies in the information and communication technology fields, including software and multimedia, medical technology, electronics, mechanics and automotive.

Dr Stammberger authored the textbook German and European Patent Law and is a visiting lecturer at Hagen Law School.

Dr Stammberger was recommended in the Managing Intellectual Property IP Stars Handbook 2013 and the Juve Handbook 2016/2017 and was recognised in the IAM Patent 1000 from 2014 to 2019.

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Samson & Patentanwälte mbB
Widenmayerstrasse 6
Munich 80538

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