Dr. Susanne J. Scheitza

Dipl.-Ing. (Chem.) | Dr.-Ing. | Patent Attorney | European Patent Attorney | European Trademark and Design Attorney | Partner

Areas of Practice

Susanne Scheitza's technical emphasis is in the field of chemical reaction and process engineering, heterogeneous catalysis, chemical analysis, processing technology, materials science, medical technology and environmental technology.

German, English

Professional Development
since 2015 Partner of KEIL & SCHAAFHAUSEN
2013 Admission as European Patent Attorney
2012 Admission as Patent Attorney (Federal Republic of Germany)
2008–2011 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
2005–2008 Doctorate at the Ernst-Berl-Institute for Technical and Macromolecular Chemistry at the Darmstadt University of Technology
2000–2005 Studies of chemistry at the Darmstadt University of Technology


Personal Information

1980 born in Hanau

Susanne Scheitza studied chemistry focusing on technical chemistry at the Darmstadt University of Technology. Her dissertation on the field of catalytic exhaust aftertreatment of motor vehicles was developed in cooperation with Umicore AG & Co. KG. After the first points of contacts with the field of intellectual property in the course of a patent application of her research findings, Susanne Scheitza began her training as patent attorney at KEIL & SCHAAFHAUSEN. Since then she represents and advises medium-sized companies as well as internationally operating company groups, especially in the field of technical chemistry. Susanne Scheitza is a member of several scientific and professional organizations, such as GRUR; FICPI and DECHEMA Gesellschaft für Chemische Technick und Biotechnology e.V. Susanne Scheitza is married and has three children.

Dr. Susanne J. Scheitza