Matthias Pfister

Senior AssociatePatent Attorney

Matthias is a German and European patent attorney experienced in patent granting procedures, infringement and validity opinions. His technical expertise includes electrical engineering, information and communications technology, electronics, sensing and detection engineering, controller system technology, semiconductors and wind turbines. Prior to becoming a patent attorney, Matthias was involved in research and development for three-axis simulation and control systems for drones, particularly autonomous underwater vehicles, and on predictive collision detection and control systems for robotic arms. For his research, he spent extended periods of time in Japan as well as Denmark.

Before joining HOYNG ROKH MONEGIER, Matthias worked at patent attorney firms in Munich and New York

    • European Patent Litigators Association (EPLIT)
    • Institute of Professional Representatives Before the European Patent Office (EPI)
    • Fédération Internationale des Conseils en Propriété Intellectuelle (FICPI)
    • Patentsanwaltskammer

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German, English, French


FernUniversität in Hagen (Master of Laws, European Intellectual Property, 2019)

FernUniversität in Hagen (Law for Patent Attorneys, 2010)

Ilmenau Technical University (Electrical Engineering and Information Technology, specialization: Automation and Systems Engineering, Diploma 2006)

Kanazawa University, Japan (researching student, 2005-2006)

École Nationale Supérieure d'Électronique, Informatique et Radiocommunications de Bordeaux, France (linear and non-linear control, 2004)