DE|EN (ETHZ) Dipl.-Chem.

Irene Walz

European Patent Attorney, European Trademark Attorney

Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Irene Walz studied chemistry at Philipps University Marburg and at Ludwig Maximilians University Munich. She graduated at the Ludwig Maximilians University in Munich with a Diploma in chemistry, focusing on synthetic organometallic chemistry, and completed her Doctorate in 2007, focusing on enantioselective catalysis at ETH Zurich. In 2007, after finishing her post-doctoral research in the chemistry department of the University of Oxford focusing on total synthesis, she started working in the field of Intellectual Property at a law firm in Munich before joining our team in 2019.

Her areas of expertise include patent prosecution and opposition proceedings, defence and enforcement of property rights as well as freedom-to-operate analyses in the fields of organic and inorganic chemistry and pharmaceutical sciences.


German, English, Russian

Associate | Office München

Isartorplatz 1
D-80331 München

Tel. +49 (0) 89 212 160 0
Fax +49 (0) 89 212 160 66