Patent processes are like puzzles – fun and complexity increase with the number of parts.

Dr. Ulrike Henneböhle

Dr.-Ing., Dipl.-Ing. (Univ.)
European Patent Attorney

+49 89 69 39 21-0henneboehle@pruefer.eu

Professional career

BIOGRAPHY: Dr. Ulrike Henneböhle has been working in the field of intellectual property since 2006 and became European Patent Attorney in 2010 amd has been working as European Patent Attorney at Prüfer & Partner since 2017.
She worked as head of intellectual property for TRUMPF Medizin Systeme GmbH + Co. KG prior joining Prüfer & Partner. Until 2011 she also worked several years for TRUMPF Werkzeugmaschinen GmbH + Co. KG in the field of IP.
Frau Dr. Henneböhle studied mechanical engineering with a major in production technologies at the RWTH Aachen. She holds a PhD degree from the RWTH Aachen in cooperation with EADS Deutschland GmbH.

German, English

Specialist areas of activity


  • Patent prosecution
  • Opposition and appeal proceedings
  • Infringement and validity opinions


  • Production technology, in particular joining technologies
  • Laser technologies and processes
  • Generative processes
  • Optics
  • Medical engineering
  • Aerospace technology (processes and materials)

Publications and memberships

Publications and memberships

No publications


epi – European Patent Institute