Unified Patent Court
A single patent court for Member States of the European Union
Ulrike Voß studied law in Trier, where she also completed her legal traineeship, which included periods in Maastricht and Luxembourg. She entered the judicial service of the state of North Rhine-Westphalia in 1998. She initially worked in various civil and criminal chambers and, from 2004, in the patent litigation chambers of the Düsseldorf Regional Court. In 2008 she was appointed presiding judge at the Düsseldorf Regional Court. There, she headed the 4b. Civil Chamber. Since her move to the Düsseldorf Higher Regional Court in January 2014, she has been the presiding judge of the 15th Civil Senate responsible for patent litigation.