Avocats, Conseils en brevets

Patent infringement and validity litigation, including opposition and appeal proceedings before the German Patent and Trademark Office and the European Patent Office as well as national revocation proceedings before the German Federal Patent Court and the German Federal Supreme Court. His technical fields of expertise are medical devices, telecommunications and the automotive industry.

Johannes Heselberger has successfully conducted important patent infringement proceedings, often across national borders, for client companies of various sizes that are world leaders in their technology.

 

Recommended in:

Best Lawyers 2014

Chambers Europe 2014

Chambers Global 2014

IAM Patent 1000 - 2014:
“Litigation group head Johannes Heselberger ‘is the best of the best – he has a wealth of experience and his marriage of technical and legal skills is seamless’”

JUVE German Commercial Law Firms 2013/2014

Managing IP 2014

The Legal 500 Deutschland 2014:
“In das […] Team unter dem doppeltqualifizierten Praxisleiter Johannes Heselberger hat man ‘hohes Vertrauen’”

The Legal 500 EMEA 2014

Who’s Who Legal Patents 2014

IAM Patent 1000 - 2013:
“[T]op-flight performer Johannes Heselberger helms the litigation squad, winning praise for his ‘sophisticated technical and legal skills’”

Who’s Who Legal Germany 2013:
“He is a ‘good choice’ for any client”

JUVE German Commercial Law Firms 2012/2013

Chambers Global 2013:
“noted by peers as ‘one of our greatest competitors’”

IAM Patent 1000 - 2012:
“covers all the angles, has incredible depth of erudition and follows through with great enthusiasm”

Who’s Who Legal Germany 2012:
“high quality” disputes work (peer quote)

JUVE German Commercial Law Firms 2011/2012

The International Who’s Who of Business Lawyers (Who’s Who Legal) – Patents 2011

Chambers Europe 2012:
a “knowledgeable and always well-prepared lawyer and patent attorney”

Chambers Europe 2011

Chambers Global 2011

JUVE German Commercial Law Firms 2010/2011

Guide to the World’s Leading Patent Law Practitioners (MIP) 2010

Expérience professionnelle

1991-1994

Trainee at BARDEHLE PAGENBERG, Munich

1994-1999

Associate at BARDEHLE PAGENBERG, Munich and Paris

Since 1999

Partner of the firm

Formation

1984-1990

Studied Physics at the University of Regensburg, Germany, graduating with a “Diplom-Physiker” degree

1985-1991

Studied Law at the University of Regensburg

 

First State Examination (degree-level qualification)

1991-1994

Training; studied Law in Munich, Speyer, Germany, and Houston, Texas

1994

Second State Examination (bar admission exam)

 

Admitted as attorney-at-law

1999

Admitted as European Patent Attorney

Langue(s)

German, English

Johannes Heselberger is a regular speaker on topics in the fields of patent infringement and patent valuation.

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Recommended in

  • Best Lawyers 2013: Heselberger
  • Intellectual Asset Management • Patent 1000 • Recommended Individual 2014
  • Chambers Europe
  • Expert Guides • Patent Law
  • German Commercial Law Firms
  • Intellectual Asset Management • Patent 1000
  • IP Handbook
  • Who's Who Legal Germany
  • The Legal 500