We serve our clients and focus on their Intellectual Property Rights


Filing & Prosecution

We define strategies to protect your IP and its implementation through filing of patents, trademarks, utility models, design rights, or agreements. We take over full representation for Germany, Europe, and the rest of the world using our network of foreign attorneys.


Enforcing & Defending your IP Rights

We secure your competitive advantage in dynamic, digitalized markets and assist you in its optimal exploitation right from the start in any situationxxxx xxxx xxxx xxxx xxxx xxxx xxxx xxxx xxxx xxxxx xxxxx xxxxx xxxxx xxxxx xxxxx xxxxx xxxxx xxxx xxxx xxxx xxxx xxxx 


Exploitation & Strategy

Sound strategy drafting and deciding on which path to follow requires a solid understanding of the key driving factors. We support you with our profound expertise in our art, starting with a first analysis, guiding you through the decision process, and assist you in the implementation.

IP Strategy

Services for our Clients

You are looking for the services of an in-house patent attorney? Or a partner supporting your patent department?

For Companies

You need a first assessment in the founding phase? Like to know if you are allowed to bring your product on the market?

For Start-Ups

You plan a business engagement? You need a reliable assessment in view of contracts, IP rights and due diligence?

For Investors

You want to provide your customers with a one-stop service? And you need IP support?

For Enablers


  • WIPO Report - World Intellectual Property Indicators

China exceeds 1 million patent filings in 2015

According to the  World Intellectual Property Report of 2016 China as the first country in history has surpassed 1,1 million patent filings in 2015. This is an increase of 18,7% as compared to already impressive 928 million filings in 2014. [...]

  • Meinken Zehnter Patentanwälte - Patentanwälte in Aachen

We are expanding

Starting November 2nd, 2016 we are pleased to welcome you in the center of Aachen. Visit us at Minoritenstrasse 9, 52062 Aachen Appointments under hello@mz-patent.com



Please visit us in our new office in the center of Düsseldorf

Karl-Rudolf-Straße 176, D-40215 Düsseldorf

appointments under

hello@mz-patent.com or

0211 310 218 70

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