DI Dr. Martin Forsthuber

Partner in Patentanwaltskanzlei Matschnig & Forsthuber since 2008

Austrian Patent Attorney since August 2003, European Trademark Attorney, European Patent Attorney since October 2002, expert lay judge at the Commercial Court of Vienna since 2011


Studies of Engineering Physics at Technical University of Vienna, dissertation in the field of high temperature super conduction at Technical University of Vienna, research assistant at the institute for experimental physics of Technical University of Vienna, research stay at the „Department of Material Science and Technology“ of Kyoto University; several years of experience in the construction of special-purpose machines in the semiconductor industry

Technical fields (Selection)

Mechanics, physics, solid-state physics, optics, acoustics, biotechnology, computer implemented inventions, software, semiconductor technology, medical engineering, microsystems engineering, nanotechnology, particle optics


Institute of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office (EPI), substitute member of the EPI-council; Union-IP


German, English, French; basic knowledge: Spanish, Japanese