Christof Augenstein

Partner at Kather Augenstein Rechtsanwälte PartGmbB

Christof Augenstein is a co-founder of Kather Augenstein and has been active as a litigator for over 15 years. He became a certified specialist in intellectual property in 2007, enforcing IP rights such as patents, trademarks and designs in litigation. His advice, in particular in extensive, technically complex patent infringement litigation, is valued by clients around the world. He has been widely recommended in directories such as IAM Patent 1000, Chambers & Partners, Handelsblatt’s Best Lawyers, Managing Intellectual Property’s IP Stars and JUVE for his legal advice in the field of IP rights. His awards confirm not just his technical expertise, but also his relentless dedication to the interest of his clients.

Mr Augenstein is a member of various specialised committees. Among other engagements, he is chair of the Standing Committee on Unitary Patent Q 243 at the International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property, as well as a member of the Standing Committee on Enforcement Q 224. He regularly holds seminars at the German Association of Intellectual Property Experts and is a member of the German Association for Intellectual Property and Copyright, and the European Patent Lawyers Association.

Mr Augenstein is active as an author and editor of scientific publications. He publishes regularly on IP law-related topics in various professional journals. He is also one of three co-editors of an international commentary project on the Unified Patent Court to which experienced litigators from the United Kingdom, France and Germany will contribute. This underlines his international approach in this field.

Professional associations

  • GRUR
  • VPP

Sample client list

  • BASF
  • Dematic
  • Ericsson
  • HTC
  • Innogy

Firm details

Kather Augenstein Rechtsanwälte PartGmbB
Bahnstraße 16
Dusseldorf 40212

Contact details

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