Intellectual Property

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What the team is known for

Highly renowned IP specialists with market-leading practices in Belgium, the Netherlands, France and Germany. Also has a strong presence in the Spanish market. Draws particular attention for its expertise in patent litigation, as well as enforcement procedures. Offers additional knowledge of trade marks and anti-counterfeiting mandates, as well as design litigation. Acts for a range of international clients in the life sciences, technology, and food and beverage sectors.


Clients value the firm for its dexterity, one characterising it as "always available, quick and flexible in providing different options."

Another satisfied source lauds the team for its "excellent legal expertise coupled with very advanced technical analysis and great responsiveness," adding that "the firm is ideal for dealing with demanding clients."

Work highlights

Acted for Ceva Santé Animale on patent litigation concerning Bayer's patent on its iron/toltrazuril combination product for pigs, as well as assisting with relevant regulatory questions.

Notable practitioners

Theo Blomme heads the firm's Amsterdam team, while Liesbeth Weynants leads the group in Brussels. Martin Kohler in Düsseldorf is a key contact for the firm's German practice. Luis Fernández-Novoa leads the Spanish team in Madrid and Paris-based Sabine Agé heads the firm's French office.

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In all of its locations HOYNG ROKH MONEGIER services the needs of clients in the field of intellectual property law, including patents and trade secrets, trademarks, copyrights and design rights, as well as in related fields, such as pharmaceutical regulatory law, unfair competition, media and advertising law and all IP related contracts.

In patent law, the focus of HOYNG ROKH MONEGIER lies in particular on the technical areas of electronics and telecommunications, pharmaceuticals and biotechnology, automotive and optics, with decades of proven expertise. The firm also serves all other technical fields, including mechanics, electrical engineering and chemicals.

In addition, in the fields of trademark, copyright, design right law, HOYNG ROKH MONEGIER offers a complete range of services relating to the enforcement, exploitation, assessment and protection of these rights, always at the forefront of new developments. Given the full harmonisation of European trademark and design right law it is ideally placed to serve its clients’ needs. HOYNG ROKH MONEGIER advises and represents its clients across a broad range of sectors including food and beverages, pharmaceuticals, industrial design, media, entertainment and publishing.

The firm represents its clients before all relevant national and European IP courts and authorities as well as arbitrating their IP disputes. It also acts for them as experienced negotiators and assist in drafting licensing, R&D and technology transfer agreements.


Köhler, Martin (Head of Department)

Breuer, Mathis

Haft, Klaus

Hahn, Tobias

Hessel, Tobias J.

Kanz, Christine

Kasper, Kay

Misgaiski, Thomas

Osterrieth, Christian

Richter, Stefan

Schmitz, Thomas H.

Stolzenburg - Wiemer, Sandra

Tenbrock, Christina

Weinert, Mirko


Aerospace, automotive & marine

Biotechnology & Biologics


Electronics, computers, software & semiconductors

Fashion & Luxury goods

Industrial equipment & Manufacturing


Medical devices


Retail & Consumer goods

Telecommunications & Networks

Telecommunications & Networks

Intellectual Property Department


Department location

Rembrandt Tower, 30th floor

Amstelplein 1


North Holland


1096 HA

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