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Finnegan Europe (Germany) LLP

Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP (operating in Germany as Finnegan Europe (Germany) LLP) is one of the largest IP law firms in the world.

“Finnegan…one of the few IP boutique giants…houses a very deep bench of experienced litigators…”

– Legal 500

With Finnegan’s practise centered on intellectual property, the firm is able to create economies of scale and focus all resources on providing the best tools, practises, and procedures for clients’ IP matters, specifically patent litigation in Munich.

  • 650+ IP-related district court cases filed in the past five years
  • 250+ litigators, including career trial attorneys
  • 300+ of Finnegan’s legal professionals hold degrees in scientific disciplines (60+ hold PhDs)
  • 225+ are registered to practise before the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), European Patent Office (EPO), the German Patent and Trade Mark Office (DPMA), the UK Intellectual Property Office (UKIPO), and the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO)

“Finnegan’s work is nothing short of exceptional.”

– Chambers

With more than 55 years’ IP experience, Finnegan handles hundreds of litigation cases across the spectrum of IP-related venues, including patent infringement proceedings at the first instance and appellate level before German Courts; invalidity actions before the German Federal Patent Court, DPMA and the EPO; and cases before the US district courts, the US International Trade Commission (ITC), the Federal Circuit, the US Supreme Court, the USPTO’s Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB). Finnegan also represents clients on IP issues related to advertising, trade secret law, international trade, portfolio management, the Internet, e-commerce, government contracts, antitrust, and unfair competition.


“A strength of their team is the depth, with expertise from the top all the way down to their most junior associates.”

– Chambers

Finnegan offers full-service IP legal experience and technical expertise in virtually every industry and technology, including consumer products, sports and fitness, textiles, food and beverage, automotive, biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, life sciences, chemicals, electronics, semiconductors, computers and software, industrial manufacturing, medical devices, clean energy and renewables, robotics, artificial intelligence, media, three-dimensional printing, blockchains, NFTs, digital assets, augmented and virtual reality, and gaming.


“Finnegan ‘…shines as a premier full-service IP practice…always impressive…deep in every area of intellectual property’…”

– Intellectual Asset Management Patent 1000

Surveys conducted by legal and business publications consistently rank Finnegan as one of the leading intellectual property law practises in the world. The firm is consistently ranked for contentious patent and trademark work by publications including Managing Intellectual Property and The Legal 500, which have ranked Finnegan as a top tier firm in nearly every significant U.S. IP category for more than 10 years. The publications cite the firm’s winning record, technical expertise and deep bench of talent in all aspects of IP litigation, including trials, appeals and proceedings at courts, the USPTO and ITC investigations.



  • Intellectual Property
  • Patent Litigation
  • FRAND Valuation & Litigation
  • Trade Secret Litigation

Finnegan Europe (Germany) LLP

Thierschplatz 6
80538 Munich
+49 89 2421 8062

Finnegan Europe (Germany) LLP

1 London Bridge
SE1 9BG London
+44 (0)20 7864 2800

Finnegan Europe (Germany) LLP

901 New York Avenue, NW
20001-4413 Washington, DC
+1 202 408 4000

Finnegan Europe (Germany) LLP

271 17th Street, NW
Suite 1400

30363-6209 Atlanta, GA
+1 404 653 6400

Finnegan Europe (Germany) LLP

Two Seaport Lane
02210-2001 Boston, MA
+1 617 646 1600

Finnegan Europe (Germany) LLP

Stanford Research Park
3300 Hillview Avenue, 2nd floor

94304-1203 Palo Alto, CA
+1 650 849 6600

Finnegan Europe (Germany) LLP

1875 Explorer Street
Suite 800

20190-6023 Reston, VA
+1 571 203 2700

Finnegan Europe (Germany) LLP

22F, Mirae Asset Center 1, West Tower
26, Eulji-ro 5 gil, Jung-gu

04539 Seoul
+82 2 6454 7300

Finnegan Europe (Germany) LLP

28/F, Mirae Asset Tower, Unit A-B
No. 166 Lujiazui Ring Road, Pudong

200120 Shanghai
+86 21 6194 2000

Finnegan Europe (Germany) LLP

Hung Kuo Building
12D, 167 DunHua North Road

105 Taipei
+886 2 2712 7001

Finnegan Europe (Germany) LLP

33rd Floor, Shiroyama Trust Tower
3-1, Toranomon 4-chome, Minato-ku

105-6033 Tokyo
+813 3431 6943