Oliver is a pre-eminent lawyer who has earned a reputation as a 'first-rate litigator'.
Oliver is a partner in Bird & Bird's IP group, based in the Düsseldorf office. He is also co-head of the international electronics sector group.
Oliver's specific area of expertise is the orchestration and implementation of international patent infringement litigation. He handles patent cases in all German courts and the European Patent Office. Oliver has run several of the largest patent cases in recent years.
He is listed as a leader in all relevant directories such as Legal 500, Chambers, Juve, MIP, Best Lawyers, Who's Who Legal, which have variously said of him that he is a 'first-rate litigator'; 'He is at the top of my list of opponents to avoid in court'; 'A supremely skilled litigator at the vanguard of the next generation of leaders'; 'Oliver continues to excel in international patent infringement litigation'; and 'Oliver Jan Jüngst [is a] 'strong court advocate', whose advice is 'carefully considered and well reasoned'.'
A graduate of the University of Hamburg and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (LLM 1999), Oliver joined Bird & Bird in 2002 to help establish the firm's German practice.
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