Henning Voelkel

Partner at Voelkel Kataliakos Roussou Law Office

Henning Voelkel is a partner at Voelkel Kataliakos Roussou, which was established in 2018 by three highly experienced lawyers recognised in the field of commercial and IP law.

Dr Voelkel graduated from the University of Heidelberg, Germany, with a law degree; he also holds a master’s and a PhD from Athens University. He was admitted to the German Bar in 2004 and the Greek (Athens) Bar in 2005, and he is admitted to practise before the Supreme Court and Council of State in Greece. He is a 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 handling IP issues, including consultation and legal representation of major multinational companies. He has been recognised as one of the leading IP experts in Greece by several publications.

He 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 handled by Dr Voelkel have been multi-jurisdictional. He currently represents leading pharmaceutical companies in patent litigations.

Professional associations

  • GRUR
  • VPP

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Voelkel Kataliakos Roussou Law Office
Eleftheriou Venizelou Avenue 57 (Panepistimiou)
Athens 10564

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