Audrey Nickel

Patent Attorney

M.S., B.S. Eng.

Audrey Nickel is qualified as a patent attorney both in Germany and Europe, and as a patent agent in the United States. These qualifications enable her to represent clients before the European Patent Office, the German Patent and Trademark Office, the German Federal Patent Court, the European Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market, as well as the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Audrey Nickel has been active in intellectual property since 2010 and is a patent attorney at df-mp since 2015.
+ 49 89 210 296 0
audrey.nickel@df-mp.com

 

 

Audrey Nickel is qualified as a patent attorney both in Germany and Europe, and as a patent agent in the United States. These qualifications enable her to represent clients before the European Patent Office, the German Patent and Trademark Office, the German Federal Patent Court, the European Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market, as well as the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Audrey Nickel has been active in intellectual property since 2010 and is a patent attorney at df-mp since 2015.

practice areas.

Ms. Nickel is a member of the firm’s Electronics and Mechanics teams. A primary focus of her practice is the drafting and prosecution of European and German patent applications, as well as opposition and litigation of European and German patents. A further focus of her practice is the preparation of patent infringement and validity opinions in the course of freedom-to-operate analyses and due diligence projects. As well as the prosecution and opposition of European and German trademarks and designs as well as their enforcement and defense.

 

Two Rising IP Stars for df-mp
Two Rising IP Stars for df-mp

df-mp is honored with two new stars: Audrey Nickel and…

admissions.

  • German Patent Attorney
  • European Patent Attorney
  • European Trademark Attorney
  • European Design Attorney
  • US Patent Agent

references and activities.

curriculum vitae.

Since 2015
Since 2015

German Patent Attorney at df-mp

2014
2014

Internship at the German Patent Office and the German Federal Patent Court

Since 2013
Since 2013

European Patent Attorney at df-mp

2013
2013

Qualified as European Patent Attorney and U.S. Patent Agent

2010-2013
2010-2013

Associate at the patent law firms Meissner Bolte & Partner and Wuesthoff & Wuesthoff, both in Munich

2008-2009
2008-2009

Software developer at a company specialized in statics software (with specialty in the design, construction and calculation of various building structures), near Munich

2007
2007

Master of Science degree in Computational Science and Engineering from the Technical University of Munich

2004
2004

Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Engineering from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio

association memberships.