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Gassauer-Fleissner Rechtsanwälte

Intellectual Property

3 ranked lawyersBand 1AustriaEurope 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Celebrated IP boutique widely recognised for its leading patent work, frequently mandated on behalf of major life sciences companies. Particularly active in IP disputes concerning infringement of patents and trade marks, as well as protected designation of origin. Further experience in enforcement matters and contributory infringement claims. In addition to its focus on pharmaceutical companies, the firm acts for clients from a range of sectors, including automotive, FMCG and technology.

Strengths

One client hails Gassauer-Fleissner as "the best patent litigation firm in Austria."

Another interviewee adds: "The cooperation has been extremely satisfying; they are responsive and efficient. They produce great outcomes and avoid surprises."

Notable practitioners

Top-rated Christian Gassauer-Fleissner is best known for his work on life sciences patent matters including infringement proceedings and preliminary injunction applications. He also represents clients from the automotive industry in various matters. One impressed interviewee describes him as "the best patent litigation lawyer in Austria, with in-depth theoretical and practical legal knowledge."

Dominik Göbel is well versed in patent litigation in the pharmaceutical industry, domestically as well as internationally. One interviewee states: "He is a fantastic young partner who has the ability to craft a strategy and execute in the best interest of his clients."

Manuel Wegrostek enters the rankings on the back of his increasing presence in the market, advising life sciences and technology companies on various IP matters. Interviewees regard him as having a "strong international network and understanding of different legal and IP systems."

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Austria

Intellectual Property


Christian Gassauer-Fleissner
Band 1
Dominik Göbel
Band 3
Manuel Wegrostek
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