Dr Peter Franck is a partner of Uexküll & Stolberg. His practice focuses on counselling, oppositions, nullity actions, litigations and prosecution in the area of chemical and pharmaceutical patents. He has represented a number of clients from the chemical, pharmaceutical and mineral oil industries, including several US Fortune 500 companies.
Peter graduated with a diploma in chemistry from the Swiss Institute of Technology (ETH Zürich) and holds a doctor's degree in organic chemistry from ETH Zürich. He has been registered to practise before the German Patent and Trademark Office and the German Federal Patent Court since 1987, the European Patent Office since 1988 and the European Community Trademark Office since it started in 1996.
Uexküll & Stolberg was founded in 1958 and is now a firm of 16 German and European patent attorneys and two attorneys at law.
Of the 16 patent attorneys, nine specialise in the area of chemical and pharmaceutical patents, two specialise in the area of biotech patents and five specialize in the areas of mechanical and electrical engineering, electronics and computers. The firm is based in Hamburg and has an office in Munich close to the European and German Patent Offices.