Eva Ehlich

Partner and Managing Director at Maiwald Patentanwalts- und Rechtsanwalts-GmbH

Eva Ehlich is a partner and managing director at Maiwald. She is an internationally well-known and esteemed German and European patent attorney focused on overall IP strategies including drafting applications, building and prosecuting large worldwide portfolios, enforcing and defending patents, as well as establishing and implementing freedom-to-operate strategies. She has also passed the US patent agent examination and has global prosecution experience, which allows her to advise for global strategies, particularly in the area of drug delivery, pharmaceutics and medical uses (small molecules and biologics).

Ms Ehlich has been honoured several times and has been listed as IP Star by Managing International Property. She has been recommended as Germany’s Best Lawyer by Handelsblatt and as a Frequently Recommended Lawyer by JUVE, Legal 500 Germany and Legal 500 EMEA, which in 2020 said that Ms Ehlich “stands out due to the rare ability, to combine thoroughness and pragmatism. She delivers excellent results”. In 2020, she was also among the top 1000 World’s Leading Patent Professionals by IAM.

Over the past 15 years, Ms Ehlich has built a very stable group of attorneys that continually work with her. She takes particular pride in encouraging and promoting female attorneys.

IAM says

Eva Ehlich is hailed as an exceptional, highly thoughtful attorney with wide-ranging abilities and superb strategic insight. She takes care of her clients’ most important assets with poise and works diligently and effectively to strengthen their position in key markets.

Professional associations

  • epi
  • GRUR


  • Defensive patent aggregation
  • IP management consultancy

Firm details

Maiwald Patentanwalts- und Rechtsanwalts-GmbH
Elisenstrasse 3
Munich 80335

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