Trainee Patent Attorney

Dipl.-Ing. (Univ.)

Alexander Reinbold has been a patent engineer since 2021 and is currently training to become a German Patent Attorney and European Patent Attorney. At SONNENBERG HARRISON he brings his extensive expertise in the fields of automotive and vehicle technology, energy management, mechanical engineering, networked functions and fiber-reinforced composites.



Alexander Reinbold’s practice focuses on European, German and international patent application proceedings, opposition proceedings and patent litigation as well as European and German trademark searches, trademark applications and trademark litigation.

Alexander Reinbold speaks German, English and French.


  • Since 2021

    Patent Professional at Sonnenberg Harrison

  • 2013-2021

    Development engineer in total vehicle and drivetrain development at the BMW Group

  • 2017-2019

    Certified Training Course Patent law, Beuth University of Applied Sciences Berlin

  • 2011

    6-month stay abroad as trainee at the BMW Group plant Rosslyn/South Africa

  • 2007-2013

    Studied mechanical engineering with focus on vehicle technology and lightweight design at the Technical University of Munich, graduating with an Dipl.-Ing. Univ (passed with high distinction)