Dr. Stefan Fickert
born 1969, studied organic, inorganic and physical chemistry at the University of Erlangen/Nürnberg and the University of Rennes, France. He completed his studies with a diploma thesis in the field of heterogeneous catalysis. After obtaining his Ph.D. at the Max-Planck-Institute for Chemistry in Mainz with a main emphasis on the kinetics of heterogeneous reactions and on analytical chemistry, he started working in the field of intellectual property in 1998 in the firm of VOSSIUS & PARTNER. In 2002, he was admitted to practice as a German Patent Attorney (Patentanwalt) and European Patent Attorney. Dr. Fickert became a partner in the firm in 2007. He holds a Master of Laws degree (LL.M.) in European Intellectual Property Law.