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Schoenherr (Schönherr Rechtsanwälte)

Work Department

Intellectual property & technology practice group




Dominik Hofmarcher specializes in ip, unfair competition/advertising and protection of trade secrets. His field of activity also covers media, personality rights and sports & entertainment. He represents national and international clients in court proceedings as well as in contentious and non-contentious matters out of court. D He regularly publishes in law journals, and contributed to Austria’s standard commentaries Kucsko/Schumacher (ed.), marken.schutz (2013) and Kucsko/Handig (ed.), urheber.recht (2017). Furthermore, he provides professional training courses for attorneys (AWAK) and teaches IP law at the University of Vienna and the Danube University Krems.


German, English


INTA – Non-Traditional Marks Committee


University of Vienna, Vienna/Austria (Dr. iur. 2013)
University of Vienna, Vienna/Austria (Mag. iur. 2009)

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Austria > Intellectual property

(Next Generation Partners)

Dominik HofmarcherSchoenherr (Schönherr Rechtsanwälte)

The team at Schoenherr (Schönherr Rechtsanwälte) provides a wide array of non-contentious advice and helps clients protect and enforce their trademarks, patents, copyrights and designs up to the Austrian Supreme Court and at a European level. It also maintains a large IP rights administration practice. The process of generational changeover, which has been ongoing for several years, has now come to a close. Eminent IP expert Guido Kucsko, long at the helm of the practice, retired in February 2022, passing the baton to Christian Schumacher and Michael Woller. Key lawyer Dominik Hofmarcher joined the partner ranks in February 2022.