“Bastian, our industry is right in the middle of the digital transformation. Our external patent attorneys do a great job for mechanical cases, but they struggle with digital inventions. Can you help us out?”

β€” πŸ‘¨β€πŸ’Ό In-house patent manager

“Bastian, we’re about to close our series A and the investor asks for our IP strategy, and how we make sure our competitors don’t sue us for patent infringement. Can you help us?”

β€” πŸ§” Startup founder

“Bastian, we have this very difficult software patent appeal case. Can you give us a second opinion and then write our briefs?”

β€” πŸ‘©β€βš–οΈ European IP firm

“Bastian, we need a representative to handle our client’s EP portfolio, and we hear you’re one of the best for software patents. Can we send you work?”

β€” 🀡 Overseas attorney

“Bastian, people say you’re an expert in patenting software inventions, especially for AI, machine learning, blockchain, IoT and so on. Can you help us with our most difficult cases?”

β€” πŸ‘©β€πŸ’» Software company Head of IP

“Bastian, we have a hard time getting proper invention disclosures from our research staff. Can you teach them how to disclose a software invention?”

β€” πŸ‘©β€πŸ”¬ TTO patent manager