Philippe Zerbib

Ottostrasse 4
D-80333 Munich

Fon +49 (0)89 – 21 53 819-21
Fax +49 (0)89 – 21 53 819-19

Philippe Zerbib


Avocat à la Cour (Paris)
Attorney at Law (Munich)

Technical areas of expertise:

  • Aerospace
  • Automotive engineering
  • Electrical engineering and electronics
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Medical technology
  • Optics
  • Physics
  • Software and Computer technology
  • Telecommunications

Legal activities:

  • Drafting patent applications
  • Representation before the European, French and German patent offices
  • Drafting legal opinions: validity, freedom to operate (FTO)
  • Patent portfolio analysis and due diligence
  • Opposition and nullity proceedings
  • Patent litigation and enforcement


  • Philippe Zerbib joined Braun-Dullaeus Pannen Emmerling (BDPE) as an Attorney-at-Law in 2021.
  • Philippe previously worked as an independent attorney in the field of patent law. He also previously worked for Bardehle Pagenberg in Munich.
  • Philippe has worked for other international law firms such as Clifford Chance and K&L Gates.
  • He worked for EADS (now Airbus Group) in various positions in strategy and marketing.
  • He is a French and German lawyer.
  • Philippe studied engineering (ESTACA), economics (HEC Paris) and law (Paris I – Panthéon Sorbonne).


  • AIPPI (Association Internationale pour la Protection de la Propriété Industrielle)
  • Paris Bar Association
  • Munich Bar Association


English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese & Spanish

Education (excerpt):

  • Paris I – Panthéon Sorbonne
  • Ecole de Guerre Économique (EGE Paris)
  • Institut des Hautes Études de Défense Nationale
  • HEC Paris
  • College of Aeronautical Techniques and Automobile Construction (Ecole supérieure des Techniques aéronautiques et de Construction automobile)