Xiao Liu

Candidate | Patent Engineer
M. Eng. (civil eng)

In the IP business since 2018

Specialized in
Networks, civil engineering, mechanics, construction technology

Xiao Liu

PHONE
+49 89 2488 279 0

FAX
+49 89 2488 279 99

E-MAIL
liu@klunker-ip.com

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Xiao Liu

Candidate | Patent Engineer
M. Eng. (civil eng)

In the IP business since 2018

VITA

Xiao obtained a bachelor degree majoring in civil engineering and mechanics, minoring in German from the Huazhong University of Science and Technology (China). He then moved to Germany and obtained a Diploma degree in civil engineering from Dresden University of Technology. He conducted his Diploma Thesis as an industry student at Daimler AG.

In 2014 he began his career as a technical consultant in the field of telecommunication specialising in FTTx projects. In 2018 he switched to IP and joined KLUNKER IP to become a German and European Patent Attorney.

Xiao is a Chinese native speaker and also speaks German and English. He prefers to spend leisure time reading books and playing basketball.

AREAS OF PRACTICE

During his studies of civil engineering he focusing on Building Information Models (BIM) and passive houses. His master thesis concerns about the plan of Daimler’s factory in Beijing by using BIM. This experience increases his willingness and ability for supporting the cooperation between China and Germany.

In the time of working as a technical consultant he accumulated a wide range of knowledge in the filed of telecommunication, especially for FTTC (Fibre to the Curb), FTTH (Fibre to the Home) and network. Meanwhile, his ability of acquiring and counselling clients was trained and gradually improved.

At KLUNKER IP he is mainly working on patent prosecution cases before EPO and GPTO but also drafts patent applications and opposition briefs. He has also gained insight into areas like re-establishment of rights, IP contracts, and employee's inventor law.

Xiao’s interdisciplinary background helps him to quickly access the technical essence of a patent. As a Chineses native who has been living and working in Germany for years, his intercultural and communication abilities help him a lot to connect with international clients.