|Peter specializes in national and international IP and patent litigation including FRAND issues for more than 20 years. He is a partner in our Düsseldorf office and heads our German dispute resolution practice as well as our German IP practice.
His expertise covers all contentious and non-contentious issues of intellectual property law and connected antitrust law. Peter’s particular focus is on advising on complex legal and technical questions, in particular at the interface of antitrust and IP law. Peter has constantly advised and represented companies in the telecoms, electronics and IT industry on matters involving FRAND (fair and non-discriminatory) licenses for standard-essential patents in various actions before the civil courts.
Peter’s clients are from the TMT and life sciences sectors. They include Asian and European electronics, telecom and IT companies as well as European and Asian pharmaceutical companies.
Peter is recognized as a top patent litigator in all major international and national rankings such as Legal 500, Chambers, JUVE, Guide to the World’s Leading Patent Law Practitioners. He regularly speaks at international conferences on IP topics.