Greece Henning Voelkel

Associate - Dr Helen G Papaconstantinou and Partners

Henning Voelkel is an associate at the law firm Dr Helen G Papaconstantinou and Partners.

Dr Voelkel graduated from the University of Heidelberg, Germany with a law degree and has a master’s and PhD from Athens University. He was admitted to the German Bar in 2004 and the Greek (Athens) Bar in 2005. He is admitted to practise before the Supreme Court and the Council of State in Greece. He is member of the German Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property.

Dr Voelkel is an expert in IP litigation in Greece, especially in patent, plant variety and trademark cases. He has extensive experience in handling IP issues, including consultation and legal representation of major multinational companies. As a native German speaker, fluent in Greek and English, he is well placed to assist international clients in patent, plant variety and trademark cases in Greece.

Dr Voelkel has handled various patent litigations and patent nullity proceedings, mainly concerning pharmaceutical patents, but also in the field of electronics. Several of the patent litigations that he has handled have been multi-jurisdictional. He is currently representing leading pharmaceutical and consumer electronics companies in patent litigation.

Professional associations

  • GRUR

Firm details

Dr Helen G Papaconstantinou and Partners
2 Coumbari Street
Athens 10674

Contact details

T: +30 210 362 6624
F: +30 210 362 6742

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