Dr. Carsten Herberg

Dipl.-Phys. | Dr. rer. nat. | Patent Attorney | European Patent Attorney | European Trademark and Design Attorney | Partner

Areas of Practice

National and international patents and utility models with emphasis on physical technology, control and regulating processes, data processing, electrical engineering, measuring and automation technique, optics, microstructure and nano technique as well as trademarks and designs; Prosecution, infringement and validity litigation, licensing and contracts.

German, English, Italian

Professional Development
2002 Partner of KEIL & SCHAAFHAUSEN
2002 Admission as Patent Attorney (Federal Republic of Germany) and European Patent Attorney
1998–2001 Training in the field of intellectual property
1995–1998 Doctorate at the Institute for Nuclear Physics and the Electron Accelerator MaMi, Germany
1989–1995 Studies of physics at the Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz and the Università degli Studi di Firenze, Italy


Personal Information

1970 born in Frankfurt am Main

Carsten Herberg focuses on electrical engineering and electronics. His experience in programming software enables him to give practical advice in the field of patenting software. In a research project, he also gained experience in the field of applied optics. Having studied at the Università degli Studi of Florence and the associated Institute of Optics, he learned to speak Italian fluently and to appreciate the culture of Italy. Leading a seminar of the German Chamber of Patent Attorneys (Patentanwaltskammer), he passes on his knowledge in the education of patent attorney trainees. Carsten Herberg is a member of GRUR, VPP and FICPI. He is also head of a family.

Dr. Carsten Herberg