Dr. Dirk Müssig

Platz der Ideen 2
D-40476 Düsseldorf

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Dr. Dirk Müssig

Dr. rer. nat., Dipl.-Phys. (Univ.)
German Patent Attorney, European Trademark and Design Attorney

Technical areas of expertise:

  • Plasma physics
  • Laser systems
  • Optical Technology
  • Biophysics
  • Medical physics
  • Telecommunications
  • Computer-implemented inventions

Legal activities:

  • Patent prosecution, opposition and appeal proceedings before the DPMA and EPO.


  • Dr. Dirk Müssig has been working as a patent attorney for Braun-Dullaeus Pannen Emmerling since October 2019.
  • Prior to this, he was a patent attorney trainee at Braun-Dullaeus Pannen Emmerling and Bonnekamp & Sparing, where he mainly gained experience in patent prosecution and opposition proceedings.
  • Dr. Müssig also spent part of his training as a patent attorney at the Düsseldorf Higher Regional Court at the Senate of Dr. Kühnen and Dr. Voß for intellectual property disputes.
  • Prior to his training as a patent attorney, Dr. Müssig worked as a consultant in the pharmaceutical industry on the statistical evaluation of medication studies and the market access of medication.
  • He completed his doctorate in medical physics in the field of tumor therapy with heavy ions at the GSI Helmholtz Centre for Heavy Ion Research.
  • He studied physics at the Technical University of Darmstadt.

Publications (selection):

Inventions (selection):

  • DE 10 2012 1123 48 B4


  • Chamber of Patent Attorneys
  • German Physical Society


German, English, French

Training (excerpt):

TU Darmstadt