Dr. Claudia Hertzsch studied pharmacy at the University at Jena with focus on pharmaceutical and organic chemistry and pharmaceutical technology, among others. During and after her study she worked in the pharmaceutical industry.  She began her career in intellectual property in 2011 and started the profession as a patent attorney trainee working in an international Frankfurt IP firm specialized in the chemical and pharmaceutical field as well as the patent chambers of the district court of Frankfurt. She joined our Düsseldorf Office in mid of 2014.

Claudia Hertzsch mainly advises clients from the pharmaceutical and chemical industry in particular with regard to invalidating and infringement proceedings, to contract arrangement as well as to strategic development of patent portfolios.