Markus Schatt

Professional activity

During his industrial activity in technology and development areas of aircraft construction, also in a responsible position, Markus Schatt has performed technical tasks with product responsibility in the areas of control technology, sensor technology, system technology, strength and mechanics as well as manufacturing processes. For manufacturing companies with their respective strategic business interests, patent attorney Markus Schatt analyses their technical and design solutions and, in a positive and perspective cooperation with them, defines optimal areas of protection for effective industrial property protection with patents, designs, trademarks and, if necessary, also contractual solutions.

Areas of expertise

  • Mechanical engineering
  • Mechanics: static and kinematic aspects; description of parts and components according to their technical and functional characteristics and their form
  • Systems engineering, regulation and control technology, sensor technology, autonomous vehicles
  • Software solutions
  • Manufacturing processes and plants, especially plastics production


2022Merger with Keller & Schneider
2007 - 2021Patent attorney in own firm Schatt IP, Munich
2005 - 2007Partner at Viering Jentschura & Partner, Patent Attorneys
2003 - 2005EADS, Ottobrunn; Head of Patent Department; responsibility for several business units, organisation of the support scenario with own cost responsibility
2003 - 2005Head of Patent Department at EADS
1998 - 2003Patent manager at DaimlerChrysler
1992 - 1998Trained as patent attorney and worked as freelance patent attorney
1992 - 1993Head of the Flight Control and Hydraulics Development Division at German Airbus
1990 - 1992Head of the Technology Division Flight Guidance and Navigation at DASA
1987 - 1987Systems engineer in the field of military aircraft
1985 - 1987Engineer for aircraft strength calculations
1979 - 1985Studied mechanical engineering at the Technical University of Munich; graduated with a degree in engineering