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Oliver Jan Jüngst

Oliver Jan Jüngst
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Who's Who Legal Life Sciences: Patent Litigation

Oliver is a pre-eminent lawyer who has earned a reputation as a first-rate litigator.

Oliver is a partner in the firm’s intellectual property group and a member of the international tech and comms sector steering group. Oliver is listed as a leader in numerous reputable directories such as The Legal 500, Chambers & Partners, Juve, Managing Intellectual Property, Best Lawyers, Who’s Who Legal and IAM Patent.

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.

A graduate of the University in Hamburg, Germany and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (LLM, ‘99), Oliver joined Bird & Bird in 2002 to help establish the firm’s German practice.

Who's Who Legal: Germany (2015) says he “handles patent cases with dedication and consummate professionalism in all German Courts and the European Patent Office and is widely held as a leader in his work”.

 IAM Patent 1000 (2015) says he “does a superb job, with significant wins all the way up to the Supreme Court. Germany has no shortage of good patent litigators, but Oliver is one of the best.”

Handelsblatt in cooperation with Best Lawyers (2016) says: “Oliver Jan Jüngst was included in the Best Lawyers® 2016 in Germany for Intellectual Property.”

Chambers Europe (2015) says he “has an excellent reputation for his work advising pharmaceutical companies”.

JUVE handbook (2014/15) includes the comments: “Leading partner in patent litigation”, "gets to the heart of the matter”, "the team strategist".

The Legal 500 (2015) describes him as a “leading individual for patent litigation” with "Impressive knowledge”.

WWL says: Oliver Jan Jüngst continues to be regarded as one of the leading litigators in the life sciences field, with notable expertise in German and European patent matters.

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Life Sciences which can be purchased from our Shop.

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