The IAM Strategy 300 focuses exclusively on patent practitioners and has firmly established itself as the definitive 'go-to' resource for those seeking world-class legal patent expertise.
“Andreas Ledl is an outstanding European patent strategist. His advice consistently strikes a balance between commercial and legal requirements, and his careful planning always results in solid, enforceable IP protection that satisfies his clients’ requirements.”
Andreas Ledl is a German and European patent attorney. He is partner and managing director at Maiwald, where he started as trainee in 2006. Dr Ledl’s technical focus is on pharmaceuticals (biologics and small molecules), medical uses and biotechnology. He advises clients on overall IP strategies with a particular focus on drafting, prosecuting and defending worldwide portfolios as well as freedom-to-operate strategies including the preparation of freedom-to-operate and validity opinions. He has extensive experience in grant, opposition and appeal proceedings before the European Patent Office.
In 2023, Dr Ledl is listed by Legal 500 as a recommended lawyer, which echoes a quote from the client: "Andreas Ledl's level-headed manner and focus on listening to all parties and presenting issues in an abstract manner are second to none. He has also been regularly included in the IAM Patent 1000 "World's Leading Patent Professionals" since 2020.