Maiwald – Intellectual Property

Helping you shape the future.


How we support you:


We help you to protect and defend your intellectual property; we have special expertise in managing global patent portfolios.


We represent you in infringement proceedings as well as invalidity proceedings of intellectual property rights.


We support you in negotiating contracts and accompany M&A transactions with a focus on questions relating to intellectual property.


We advise you on filing strategies and evaluate freedom-to-operate and validity questions.

Practice Areas


Maiwald Blog

Feb 22, 2021

Admissibility of Second Infringement Action Based on the Same Patent, but Different Infringing Act

by Dr Stefanie Parchmann and Damla Simsek The German Federal Court of Justice (BGH), on 3 November 2020, handed down its decision X ZR 85/19....

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Feb 17, 2021

Shortlist: MIP Awards 2021

We are delighted that Maiwald has made it onto the shortlist for this year's Managing IP EMEA Awards once again. We are particularly pleased to be...

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Jan 18, 2021

The Legal 500 Germany 2021

16 Maiwald lawyers are included in this year's edition of The Legal 500 Germany. The firm continues to be ranked among the leading firms for patent...

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Firm of the year 2018
IP Stars 2020
Chambers 2020
Legal 500 2021
Juve Patent 2020
iam patent 1000 2020
iam strategy 300 2019
WWL Germany 2020