Law firm with great scope

50 years at the forefront of innovation – the society founded in 1972 by patent attorney, physicist and master optician Lutz H. Prüfer has grown rapidly into an internationally oriented law firm for the legal protection of industrial property rights. Today we shape the digital future of IP law for inventors and companies in all territories and legal areas. Side by side we protect your intellectual property worldwide.


Founded by patent attorney Lutz H. Prüfer.

1998 – 2002
Generation change

At the end of the 1990s a successful generation change takes place. The patent attorneys Dr. Dorothea Hofer, Jürgen Feldmeier and Dr. Andreas Oser take over the law firm Prüfer & Partner.


Prüfer & Partner continue to show healthy growth and move into larger premises in the listed Murenhof on the banks of the Isar in Munich Solln.

Full digitalisation

The digitalisation of the entire law firm was completed.

Worldwide partner network

Prüfer & Partner is an internationally oriented medium-sized law firm with a stable global network of partners which advises their clients not only when registering their intellectual property rights before the offices but also efficiently supports them with advice on all aspects of the legal protection of industrial property rights and defends and enforces all IP rights before the courts.

Our values for your success

Client focus

Our focus is always on our clients. This is why a personal and trusting relationship between client and attorney is always particularly important.

Individual advice

From the outset and throughout our cooperation, you will be cared for by a team individually created for you and you will always have the same contact.

Quality standards

As a result of our regular audits we ensure our high quality internal standards. In this way we can offer our clients representation of their interests at all times and in all situations at the highest level. We treat complex and demanding clients with the highest commitment.