| Peter Palgen
studied mechanical engineering at the RWTH University in Aachen,
followed by physics at Cologne University, where he graduated
in 1962. He then vvent on to obtain his doctorate (Dr. rer.
nat.) at Cologne University. Both his final-year project as
an undergraduate and his dissertation at the Max Planck Institute
for Iron Research in Düsseldorf concerned the deformation
In 1969, alter qualifying as a patent attorney,
Dr. Palgen entered into a partnership with his former instructor,
patent attorney Walter Kuborn. After the latter's death in
1987 he continued the business on his own before joining forces
in 1990 with Dr. Horst Schumacher.
They established a partnership with offices
in Düsseldorf and Essen. In 2002, shortly before the
merger that formed Grosse, Bockhorni & Schumacher he moved
with the Düsseldorf office to Essen. Since then, the
Ruhr area business has been centralized in Essen and is continued
under GROSSE SCHUMACHER KNAUER von HIRSCHHAUSEN
as it is today.
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