John Eggers Fohlmann

Patent Attorney
Certified Danish Patent Agent (CDPA)
M.Sc. in Computer Aided Engineering
B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering

Primary office:
Ceresbyen 75, 8000 Aarhus C

John Eggers Fohlmann served his apprenticeship as a machinist in the Danish Navy. Later he became B.Sc. (Mech. Eng.) from Odense Institute of Technology and then Master of Science from Sheffield Hallam University in England.

Craftsman and technical experience
John has experience as an unskilled worker within the building industry; as a skilled workman within the operation and maintenance of ships and ship machinery; as an engineer within erection of production plants for paper and cement production abroad and as an engineer within construction and production technology.

Patent experience
In 2001, John started working with patents, initially as Examiner with the Danish Patent and Trademark Office, later as Patent Attorney with the patent agency, Larsen & Birkeholm and then as internal Patent Attorney and responsible for the patent department in the Danish Meat Research Institute, part of the Danish Technological Institute.


  • Technical competences
  • Machine technology
  • Building technology
  • Materiel technology
  • Other competences
  • Novelty searches
  • Patentability assessments
  • Patent applications