Trainee Patent Attorney

M.Sc. (TUM)

Beat Wüst has been a patent engineer since 2020 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 mechanical engineering, forming and production technology, automotive and automotive engineering as well as additive manufacturing.



Beat Wüst’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.

Beat Wüst speaks German and English.


  • Since 2020

    Patent Professional at Sonnenberg Harrison
  • 2015-2020

    Project engineer in production planning, product development and prototype construction at the BMW Group with regular stays abroad in the USA and China.
  • 2013-2015

    Participation in the BMW Group's Fastlane Scholarship Program with a 6-month stay abroad in Beijing, China
  • 2009-2015

    Studied mechanical engineering with focus on production systems and fiber composite technology at the Technical University of Munich, graduating with an M.Sc. (TUM)
  • 2005-2007

    Stay abroad and US high school graduation at the Christ Church Episcopal School, Greenville (SC), USA