Dr. Romina Kühnle

Bleichstraße 14
D-40211 Düsseldorf

Phone +49 211 90490-0
Fax +49 211 90490-49

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Patent Attorney

Career

  • Graduate degree in chemistry with major electives macromolecular chemistry and organic chemistry from the Philipps University Marburg, Germany (Dipl. Chem., 2008) 
  • PhD from the Max Planck Institute for Colloids and Interfaces in Potsdam (Golm) and  the Humboldt University Berlin
  • Trained as a patent attorney at COHAUSZ & FLORACK from 2013 to 2016 
  • German patent attorney, European patent attorney and professional representative before the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) since 2017
  • Joined COHAUSZ & FLORACK as a patent attorney in 2017

Memberships

Patentanwaltskammer, epi

Special areas of expertise

Patent law in the fields of

  • Chemistry
  • Polymer chemistry
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Life Sciences

Expertise

  • Chemistry, pharmaceuticals, and life sciences
  • Litigation
  • Trademarks
  • Designs

 

Detailed profile

Dr. Romina Kühnle obtained a graduate degree in chemistry with major electives macromolecular chemistry and organic chemistry from the Philipps University Marburg, Germany. As an Erasmus scholar, she spent one term at the Universitat de València, Spain. She then obtained her PhD at the Max Planck Institute for Colloids and Interfaces in Potsdam (Golm) as well as at the Humboldt University Berlin investigating biomimetic control mechanisms to reversibly control the self-assembly of peptide polymer conjugates under Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Markus Antonietti and Prof. Dr. Hans Börner.

In 2013 she joined the Chemistry, Pharmaceuticals, and Life Sciences team at COHAUSZ & FLORACK and began her education in  intellectual property law. After several further tenures at the Düsseldorf Regional Court, the German Patent and Trade Mark Office and the Federal Patent Court, she was accredited as a German patent attorney and European patent attorney in 2017.

Romina joined the Chemistry, Pharma and Life Sciences practice of COHAUSZ & FLORACK as a patent attorney in April 2017.

In her daily practice, she specializes on chemistry, pharma, and life sciences patents and advises German and international chemical and pharmaceutical companies on all aspects of intellectual property rights. She has particular expertise in the preparation of patent applications. Her further areas of activity include patent infringement, legal validity and freedom-to-operate assessments as well as representing clients in EPO opposition and German patent nullity proceedings.

Romina speaks German, English, French, and Spanish.

Publications


Dr. Arwed Burrichter, Dr. Natalie Kirchhofer, Dr. Romina Kühnle
Sprycel – new plausibility threshold for life sciences patents?
IAM Life Sciences: Key issues for senior life sciences executives 2018, a supplement to IAM, published by Globe Business Media Group - IP Division


Dr. Arwed Burrichter, Dr. Natalie Kirchhofer, Dr. Romina Kühnle
The need-to-know facts about patent term extensions in Europe
Patents in Europe 2018/19, a supplement to Intellectual Asset Management, published by Globe Business Media Group - IP Division’


Dr. Ralph Minderop, Dr. Arwed Burrichter, Dr. Romina Kühnle
Legal developments on the patentability of biotech inventions
The IP Media Group, Patents in Europe 2015/2016

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COHAUSZ & FLORACK
Patent- und Rechtsanwälte
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Germany

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Germany

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Germany

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