The beginnings of JAKELSKI & ALTHOFF date back to the year of 1970 when the firm was founded by Patent Attorney Peter Otte.
In 1994, Patent Attorney Dr. Joachim Jakelski joined the Office and took charge of its management. Dr. Jakelski is an honorary professor at the University of Worms and lecturer for intellectual property.
Since 1999 Patent Attorney Dr. Wolfgang Kauffmann is working in close cooperation with the firm.
The team was then reinforced in September 2007 by Patent Attorney Dr. Gudrun Sacht-Gorny, Stuttgart, who is working in close cooperation with the firm.
In July 2011 Patent Attorney Dr. Alexander Althoff joined the Office.
Since 2015 Patent Attorney Dr. Verena Kargl is working in close cooperation with the firm.