Dr. Holger Spachmann

Dr.-Ing., Dipl.-Ing.
German Patent Attorney
European Patent, Trademark and Design Attorney


  • Study at the faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology of the Technische Universität Darmstadt
  • Focus: telecommunication engineering & theoretical electrical engineering
  • Diploma 1998
  • PhD 2003

Professional experience

  • Vocational training as electrician in parent’s owned electrical handicraft enterprise from 1985 to 1988
  • Practicing academic and scientific research and teaching at TU-Darmstadt from 1998 to 2003
  • Practicing industrial research with Siemens (Erlangen), CST (Darmstadt) from 2003 to 2005
  • Practicing intellectual property since 2005,
  • sole practitioner in Würzburg since 2008
  • joined the law firm in 2012



  • German
  • English
  • French

Areas of specialisation

  • Patent law
  • Utility Patent law
  • Employee’s Invention Law


  • AIPPI (Association Internationale pour la Protection de la Propriété Intellectuelle) FICPI (Fédération Internationale des Conseils en Propriété Industrielle)
  • EPI (Institute of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office)
  • VPP (Vereinigung von Fachleuten des Gewerblichen Rechtsschutzes)
  • GRUR (Deutschen Vereinigung für gewerblichen Rechtsschutz und Urheberrecht)
  • Bundesverband Deutscher Patentanwälte e.V.
  • Lions Club Altes Schloss, Stuttgart
  • Alumni of Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes