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The Legal 500 Deutschland 2024

Maiwald is recommended in 3 practice areas in the 2024 edition of The Legal 500 Germany. A total of 18 lawyers are mentioned by name in the Legal 500 Germany commentary for their outstanding contributions to their respective practices.

In the category Patentrecht: Anmeldungen und Amtsverfahren (Patentlaw: Applications and Prosecution), Maiwald achieves Tier 2. The team, consisting of lawyers and patent attorneys, is praised as a one-stop-shop in patent law, with a particular focus on technology and business understanding. The firm is appreciated for its excellent lawyers and technology-oriented approach. In particular, lawyers such as Alexander Schmitz, Eva Dörner, and Derk Vos are highlighted for their competence and industry-specific expertise. Core clients include companies like CureVac AG and PepsiCo.

Also in the category of Patent Law: Patent Attorneys: Dispute Resolution (Patentrecht: Patentanwälte: Streitbeilegung) Maiwald is ranked Tier 2. The firm is praised for its experience in judicial disputes and its professional approach. Lawyers such as Marco Stief and Alexander Schmitz are particularly highlighted for their dispute and licensing expertise. The firm is described as a partner on equal footing, always considering the business and research interests of its clients. Core clients include companies like CureVac and BASF.

In the category Patent Law: Attorneys at Law: Dispute Resolution (Tier 4) (Patentrecht: Rechtsanwälte: Streitbeilegung) Maiwald distinguishes itself through its broad sector expertise, especially in the fields of pharmaceuticals, chemistry, and information technology. The firm is praised for its efficient work and deep technical knowledge. Marco Stief and Heike Röder-Hitschke are mentioned as key players in this area. Highlight mandates include case studies in patent infringements and trademark law.

Recommended lawyers of the firm include:

Alexander OrtliebDr. Alexander SchmitzDr. Andreas Ledl, Angela ZumsteinDr. Annelie WünscheDr. Christian Pioch, Dr. Christian SchäfleinDr. Dirk BühlerDr. Derk VosDr. Eva DörnerDr. Eva EhlichLutz KietzmannDr. Martin HuengesDr. Naho FujimotoDr.-Ing. Sophie ErtlDr. Marco StiefDr. Christian MeyerHeike Röder-Hitschke.


For the summary of Legal 500 Germany 2024 firm rankings.

For Maiwald Intellectual Property The Legal 500 Germany 2024 firm profile.