Mirko Weinert


Mirko Weinert (admitted to the Bar in 2007) specialises in national and multinational patent litigation and trade secret litigation. The range of his activities covers infringement proceedings, nullity proceedings, enforcement proceedings and subsequent damages proceedings, as well as coordination work in portfolio litigation. He has gained extensive experience in all matters relating to IP rights with a technical background, as well as other areas of IP law.

Mr Weinert is frequently retained to represent clients in court in the technical areas of telecommunications, information technology, pharmaceuticals, medical devices and mechanics. Developing and negotiating technology transfer agreements forms a further focus of his work. In addition, the spectrum of his advisory expertise encompasses the field of IP and trade secret compliance.

Before becoming an attorney, Mr Weinert worked as a research fellow at the Johann Wolfgang Goethe University in Frankfurt, where he extended his expertise in procedural law and earned his PhD in 2006.

Mr Weinert is a visiting lecturer for patent law at the law faculty of the Johann Wolfgang Goethe University and a visiting lecturer for the law on licence contracts at the Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf. He also frequently speaks at conferences on patent law and has co-authored a handbook on licence contracts.

Professional associations

  • GRUR
  • IPO
  • VPP

Firm details

Steinstrasse 20
Dusseldorf 40212

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