Dr. Philipp Horsch

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

Areas of Practice

National and international patents and utility models with a focus on inorganic, organic and physical chemistry, polymer chemistry, chemical analysis, processing technology, non-linear optics and laser technology as well as trademarks and designs, prosecution, infringement and validity litigation, employee invention law, licensing and contracts.

German, English

Professional Development
2017 Admission as European Patent Attorney
2016 Admission as German Patent Attorney
2013-2016 Patent Attorney Trainee in the patent law firm KEIL & SCHAAFHAUSEN, the German Patent and Trademark Office, the Federal Patent Court and the District Court Mannheim
2009–2013 Doctorate at the Chemistry department at the Philipps-Universität Marburg
2004–2009 Studies of Chemistry at the Philipps-Universität Marburg


Personal Information

1985 born in Dernbach

Philipp Horsch studied Chemistry with focus in Macromolecular Chemistry at Philipps-Universität Marburg. As a visiting researcher at the Australian National University, he gained detailed insights in the field of organic chemistry. During his diploma thesis, Philipp Horsch has co-developed a new analytical method for the distinction of chiral molecules using ultrashort laser pulses. His following dissertation extended and improved said method, which was also successfully applied as patent. Philipp Horsch is married and has three children.

Dr. Philipp Horsch