Dr. Elmar Leifert

Graduate Chemist (Dipl.-Chem.), Patent Attorney, European Patent, Trademark & Design Attorney


After studying chemistry in Münster and obtaining his doctorate in biochemistry as the major, with minors in physical chemistry and microbiology, he has been active in the field of industrial property law and worked in a patent law firm in Münster from 1978 until 1980. Thereafter, he continued his career at BASF Coatings GmbH, one of the largest paint manufacturers worldwide, where he assumed management of the patent department in 1984.

Dr. Leifert has been a patent attorney in private practice since 1992.

Foreign language: English