André T. Krammer Ph.D.

André Krammer advises a wide range of technology, telecommunication, financial services, pharmaceutical, and biotech companies on technology licensing and transactions involving intellectual property and open source matters.

Over the course of his career, André has counseled clients on strategies to protect their intellectual property, managed and prosecuted clients' patent portfolios (U.S. and foreign), and represented clients in post-grant and opposition proceedings. He also has extensive experience in due diligence investigations for corporate transactions, including preparing patentability and freedom-to-operate opinions, and analyzing risks associated with third-party or target patents. In addition, his experience includes evaluating the essentiality of patents for a number of standards bodies' specifications, such as 3GPP-LTE, IEEE 802.11, WiMAX, and MPEG-4 AAC. [1]