Dr Alexander Wittkopp
Alexander Wittkopp’s specialism is in the fields of general and pharmaceutical chemistry. In addition to preparing validity and infringement opinions, he represents his clients in opposition, nullity and infringement proceedings.
Alexander Wittkopp studied chemistry at the University of Göttingen and obtained his doctorate in the field of organic chemistry after spending several years researching at the University of Georgia in Athens, USA. Alexander Wittkopp began his training as a patent attorney in the Hamburg office of a large patent attorney firm in 2002 and received his licences to practise as a German and European patent attorney and as a US patent agent in 2006.
After completing his training, Alexander Wittkopp stayed at the patent attorney firm and became one of its managing partners in 2008. In January 2016, the Hamburg office was converted into a new company, the Hamm&Wittkopp Partnerschaftsgesellschaft.