CLAAS is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of agricultural engineering equipment. Their modern harvesters, tractors, balers, and farming information technologies help to serve the rising demand for food, energy, and commodities. Also, the IP work at CLAAS is state-of-the-art and follows the logics of modern IP management. This is documented, for example, in the case study of the MIPLM. If you want to join the CLAAS group as a patent attorney and become part of the IP team, this new job offering is your chance.

What you can expect:

Independent processing of all patent law matters within electronic products:

  • New and further development of the IP strategy, including AI-driven technologies and modern business model methods
  • Obtaining, advocating and enforcing technical property rights, including consulting of technical areas within the company
  • Supervision of the inventor and the corresponding departments in questions of industrial property protection
  • Processing of invention reports and preparation of patent applications
  • Independent support of the registration and test procedures as well as the objection and complaint procedures before German and European authorities of industrial property protection
  • Cooperation with foreign correspondence attorneys to support foreign registration and granting procedures
  • Processing of patent infringement matters including negotiations with third parties with the involvement of external legal support

What we expect from you:

  • University degree in natural sciences with a focus on electronics
  • Patent attorney and / or authorized European representative specializing in electronics
  • First work experience in a comparable position is desirable
  • Affinity for the agricultural engineering industry
  • Very good written and spoken English


Your contact: Bernd Düsterhaus

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