During her university studies in civil engineering at the University of Stuttgart, Sarah Gehrlicher focused on structural engineering and mechanics and earned a diploma degree.
After graduation, she worked as a research assistant at the Materials Testing Institute at the University of Stuttgart (MPA Stuttgart) and was responsible for several research projects in the field of material testing and numerical analysis.
In 2011, she qualified as an International Welding Engineer (IWE) at the Training and Testing Institute of Welding in Fellbach, Germany.
In 2014, she started the education as a German Patent Attorney candidate by working at Stumpf Patentanwälte PartGmbB and by studying law for patent attorneys at FernUniversität Hagen. Furthermore, she was trained at the German Patent and Trademark Office and the Federal Patent Court in Munich.
Since the beginning of 2018, she is working as a German Patent Attorney and European Trademark and Design Attorney. She is a freelance employee of Stumpf Patentanwälte PartGmbB in Stuttgart, Germany.
Her major fields of technology are mechanics, automotive engineering and manufacturing technologies.
She is member of the following organisations:
- German Chamber of Patent Attorneys
- FICPI (International Federation of Intellectual Property Attorneys)
- VPP (Association of Intellectual Property Experts)