Dr.-Ing. Andreas Huwer, born 1961, studied electrical engineering at Aachen Technical University (RWTH). After his studies he was employed there at the Institut für Schweißtechnische Fertigungsverfahren (ISF) (institute for manufacturing techniques in welding engineering) as a scientific assistant. After his promotion at the faculty for mechanical engineering at RWTH he completed the training as a patent assessor and then worked as such in a patent and law firm for several years. In 1999 Dr.-Ing. Andreas Huwer was accredited as a representative with the European Patent Office. In 2002 he obtained the accreditation as a patent attorney and founded his own office in the same year. In 2010 he associated with the patent law office of Dipl.-Ing. Heinz Dimmerling.
In the year 2017 he founded together with attorney at law Steffen Philipp the law firm Huwer & Partner Patent- und Rechtsanwälte PartG mbB.