Dr iur Stefan Lieck > Bardehle Pagenberg > Munich, Germany > Lawyer Profile

Bardehle Pagenberg

Work Department

Intellectual Property / Patents


Attorney-at-Law (Rechtsanwalt), Certified IP Lawyer, Partner

»As a former professional athlete I know that winning is all about making the right decisions, even in tricky situations.«

Stefan Lieck specializes in patent and utility model litigation on behalf of national and international clients, also dealing with cross-border matters. He has comprehensive experience in preliminary injunction and inspection proceedings. Furthermore, he provides advice on IP aspects of contractual matters and prepares freedom-to-operate opinions. In cooperation with the firm’s patent attorneys, Stefan Lieck assists in (parallel) opposition and nullity proceedings.

Stefan Lieck particularly advises on the fields of telecommunications, automotive and mechanical engineering, medical devices, optics and computer technology, including software.

On a regular basis, Stefan Lieck gives presentations in the context of our IP Academy and acts as a speaker for the “Industrial Property Course – Patents” at the Polytechnic University of Milan.


2018 – today

Partner of the firm

2015 – today
Attorney-at-Law at BARDEHLE PAGENBERG in Munich, Germany

2014 – 2015

Attorney-at-Law at Jonas in Cologne, Germany in the field of intellectual property law

2012 – 2013

Attorney-at-Law at Rospatt Osten Pross in Düsseldorf, Germany, focusing on patent law

2009 – 2011

Attorney-at-Law at Reimann Osterrieth Köhler Haft in Düsseldorf, Germany, focusing on patent law

2006 – 2009

Attorney-at-Law at Görg in Cologne, Germany, in the field of Intellectual Property Law


German, English



Certified IP lawyer

2004 – 2007

Dr. iur. (PhD) in Law, University of Cologne, Germany; Subject: “Parallel imports of pharmaceuticals under aspects of pharmaceutical, trademark and patent law”


Licensed to practice as an attorney-at-law


Second State Examination (bar admission exam)


First State Examination (degree-level qualification)

1995 – 2000

Studies of law at the University of Cologne, Germany