Moritz L. Breitenbach, LL.M.

Patent Attorney
European Patent and Trademark Attorney

MSc. ETH Moritz L. Breitenbach studied Interdisciplinary Sciences at the ETH Zurich, the University of California Berkeley and Stanford University with a focus on biotechnology and biochemistry as well as chemistry. With a thesis on the latency of HI viruses at the University Hospital of Zurich, he completed his studies in 2010 with a Master of Science degree.
From 2010 to 2013, he worked as a management consultant for one of the world's largest management consultancies.
Since 2015 he has worked as an independent patent professional. In 2016, Moritz L. Breitenbach became a German Patent Attorney and in 2017 a European Patent Attorney. Since 2016 he has worked as a patent attorney with his own private practice.
Since October 2016 he has also been working in the patent department of a leading German medical technology company.
In 2018 he successfully completed the IP Law and Management course at the University of Strasbourg. He completed his studies with an LL.M. based on a thesis of the protection of digital business models using IPR. Since 2019, he has continued his work on the protection of digital business models using IPR with a research project as part of the Diesel Medal Postgraduate Programme.
Since 2020 he works for ZIEBIG & HENGELHAUPT.

Practise areas

  • German and European Patent Law
  • Lizence agreements
  • Employee Invention Law

Technology areas

  • Digitalization
  • Software
  • Telecommunication
  • Computer technology
  • Medical technology
  • Information technology
  • Life Science
  • Chemistry
  • Pharmacy
  • Biotech


German, English