Felix Hütt

Counsel, German and European Patent Attorney
UPC Representative

Felix Hütt is a fully qualified German and European Patent Attorney and European Patent Litigator before the Unified Patent Court (UPC). He advises national and international clients in patent validity and infringement proceedings. He combines comprehensive scientific knowledge and deep understanding of complex technical issues with legal expertise in intellectual property law.

Prior to joining EIP, Felix worked as a patent attorney in the patent litigation practice of the international law firm Hogan Lovells International LLP. He previously completed his training as a patent attorney at an international patent law firm that focused primarily on prosecution work. From initial contact with inventors and the drafting of patent applications to the enforcement of patent rights, Felix has gained vast experience, whereby in recent years he has been one of the few patent attorneys in Germany to focus on litigation work.

He has been involved in numerous major patent litigation series, particularly in the area of standard essential patents (SEPs), and has extensive experience in several fields of technology, specializing in particular in the areas of information and communication technology, semiconductor technology, electrical engineering, software and optics.

He represents clients in proceedings before the UPC and in opposition and nullity proceedings before the German and European Patent Offices and is involved in infringement proceedings. He speaks German and English.

Education and qualifications

  • 2022 — present
    Representative before the EPO
  • 2021
    German Patent Attorney Examination
  • 2018
    Physics MSc, Physics MSc
  • 2017
    Visiting Researcher, The City University of New York
  • 2016
    Visiting Researcher, Nanyang Technological University Singapore

Career history

  • 2024 — present
    Patent Attorney , EIP
  • 2022 — 2024
    Patent Attorney, Hogan Lovells International LLP
  • 2018 — 2022
    Trainee Patent Attorney & Patent Attorney, Witte, Weller & Partner mbB

Languages spoken

  • German (Fluent)
  • English (Fluent)


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