Stefan Warbek – Austria 2019

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This Innsbruck firm has the most renowned Austrian IP practice outside of Vienna. This is thanks to its excellent connections to several patent attorney firms, and also due to the name partner Stefan Warbek’s litigation expertise. He commands a high profile in all areas of IP law and, in contrast to other IP specialists, can hold his own against the strong competition both in and outside Vienna. Mid-sized companies, some with global IP interests, form the firm’s core client base. One prominent client is an internationally renowned manufacturer of machine tools. SW also advises research institutions at several universities throughout Austria on patent law and know-how protection, as well as on licence agreements and R&D cooperations. Remarkably, although the Innsbruck firm is rather partner-centric, the firm has no trouble keeping up with rival firms in Vienna.

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Stefan Warbek

Team

1 equity partner, 2 associates, 4 trainee lawyers

Specialties

Focus on west Austrian companies, universities and research institutions and their need for IP advice and litigation.

Clients

Machine tool manufacturer on invention law; manufacturer of wine refrigerators and photovoltaic wholesaler in patent infringement proceedings; Austrian university on licensing agreement with US company; various universities on know-how protection.

Location:

Innsbruck