IP Counsel / Patent Attorney
Stump und Partner AG

Beat Stump

Protects technical innovations worldwide.



Beat Stump has many years of experience in the industry and in advising industrial companies for the development and enforcement of worldwide patent portfolios, but also in matters relating to freedom to operate.

He advises domestic and foreign companies, particularly in the mechanical engineering and also in electrical engineering and works with a tailored to the needs of the company administration of the paper-intensive patent administration.


2019 University of Strasbourg (Diploma on Patent Litigation in Europe)
2013 Admitted as Swiss Patent Attorney
2008 Admitted as European Patent Attorney
1988 University of Zurich (lic. iur.)
1982 ETH Zurich, mechanical engineering (MSc)


German, English

Work Experience

since 2015 IP Counsel at MME
since 2009 Foundation of the patent attorney firm Stump and Partner AG
2006 - 2008 Patent attorney in a patent attorney's firm
1991 - 2005 In-house Counsel in a worldwide operating Swiss industrial group
1989 - 1990 Internship in a business law firm in Zurich
1982 - 1988 Patent Engineer at a patent attorney's firm in Zurich


  • Verband der freiberuflichen Europäischen und Schweizer Patentanwälte (VESPA)
  • Institut für den gewerblichen Rechtsschutz (INGRES)