Patent Attorney Candidate
Melanie Zani joined the firm in 2017. She is involved in the patent prosecution process, including drafting patent and utility model applications both in German and English language in the field of mechanics and electrical engineering, control technology, image processing and printing technology. Melanie Zani is experienced in drafting responses to examination reports issued by the German and European Patent Offices.
Melanie Zani obtained her engineering degree from the scientific-technological university Politecnico di Milano, Italy, having her focus on environmental engineering. During her studies, she focused on statistical and probabilistic models of environmental systems, informatics, structural mechanics, remote sensing and image processing. After graduation, Melanie Zani passed the Italian State Examination entitling her to pursue the profession of engineer independently.
Before Melanie Zani joined our firm, she worked as a consultant for German energy supply companies where she was mainly involved in complex technical projects.