Jan Schick

Authorised representative before the European Patent Office

schick@grunecker.de     S/MIME

+49 221 (0) 949 72 20

Office: Cologne

Languages: German, English


Jan Schick has many years of experience in patent grant, opposition, and appeal proceedings before the European Patent Office. He is also involved in obtaining cross-border patent portfolios and enjoys working with foreign colleagues and counterparts.

His work is always focused on achieving the best outcomes for his clients regarding intellectual property (IP). He pursues this goal with precision and dedication.

With his in-depth training and knowledge of physics, he comprehends inventions from a wide range of technical fields.

Jan studied at Ruprecht-Karls-University Heidelberg, gaining an excellent understanding of fundamental principles in all areas of physics. For his Master’s thesis, he conducted research as part of an international research group in quantum information at the University of Nottingham.

Jan is a member of EPI.


  • Patent Law

Key points

  • Measurement and Control Technology
  • Drive Technology
  • Packaging and Paper Technology
  • Optics


  • Ruprecht-Karls-University Heidelberg:
    B.Sc. Physics, 2011 / M.Sc. Physics, 2015
  • With semesters abroad in England:
    University of York, 2012 / University of Nottingham 2014
  • Admission as a representative before the European Patent Office (“European Patent Attorney”), 2019