Dr. Alexandra Schiener

European Patent Attorney

Alexandra, an accomplished European Patent Attorney, brings over 20 years of extensive expertise from renowned German and US IP law firms to her role at Kador & Partner. Prior to supporting the firm, she earned her education in both general and technical chemistry at the esteemed Technical University of Munich. Alexandra further pursued her academic journey, culminating in a Ph.D. from the Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry in Munich, focusing on protein science.

At Kador & Partner, Alexandra offers comprehensive support across all stages of patent applications, from strategic planning to the successful grant of European patents. Her responsibilities span application drafting, prosecution, and adept activity in oppositions before the European Patent Office.

Moreover, she lends her expertise to national patent prosecution phases, conducts freedom-to-operate analyses, and provides insights into patent validity opinions. Alexandra’s proficiency extends to diverse domains such as biotechnology, life sciences, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, polymer chemistry, and inorganic materials.

Alexandra’s mother tongues are German and Polish and she is fluent in English. Alexandra values quality time with her husband, two children and a dog, often found exploring the picturesque landscapes of the Alps during her leisure moments.