Thomas is a partner in the Intellectual Property Group. He advises national and international clients in the technology, telecommunications and life sciences sectors in all aspects of intellectual property law, in particular in patent law.
Dr. Thomas Lynker
Thomas has extensive experience in the fields of electronics, telecommunications, mechanics, medical devices, chemistry and pharmaceuticals. He specialises in patent litigation, representing clients in patent infringement, opposition and nullity proceedings at the European Patent Office, the German Patent and Trademark Office, the German Federal Patent Court and the German Federal Court of Justice. Thomas has also relevant experience in international arbitration proceedings, and advises clients on drafting and negotiating patent license agreements and employee invention law.
Thomas studied in Freiburg, Lausanne/Switzerland and Bonn, and qualified as a lawyer in 2003. Prior to joining Olswang, Thomas was corporate legal counsel at a high-tech company in Munich and worked for the Patent Litigation Group at Bird & Bird.