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Hogan Lovells International LLP

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Burkhart Goebel

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Hogan Lovells US LLP

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Intellectual Property, Media and Technology

Position

Burkhart Goebel helps clients navigate the challenging seas of complex cross-border and multiple jurisdiction IP litigation. In his 20 years of experience, he has pleaded or acted as instructing counsel before senior courts in almost every jurisdiction in Europe, handling some of the largest multiple jurisdiction disputes in the history of IP litigation. He constantly draws on the experience and insights gained from these different jurisdictions to make each case a success. He knows how to avoid surprises – he’s seen where the pitfalls lie and guides clients around them. Rare among IP litigators, Burkhart has particular expertise in IP-related public international law. Working closely with offices from Spain to Russia adds to his deep understanding of a wide range of legal issues and jurisdictions.

Career

1997 admitted as a solicitor; 2002 Partner Hogan Lovells; Global Head of IP, Media & Technology Practice Area.

Languages

English, German, Spanish


Spain

Intellectual property: Trade marks

Within: Intellectual property: Trade marks

The ‘stand-out’ team at Hogan Lovells International LLP is praised for operating ‘seamlessly’. Led by Burkhart Goebel and the ‘capable’ Andreas Renck, it acts for PepsiCo in numerous trade mark infringement cases; it recently obtained a successful outcome in the Spanish Supreme Court, opposing a trade mark application for PEPXI relating to fresh fruit and vegetables. Imogen Fowler, Constanze Schulte and Ana Castedo are also noted.

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Intellectual property: patents

Within: Intellectual property: patents

Hogan Lovells International LLP is known for acting for household names in the life sciences, banking, media and telecoms sector. Ana Castedo is active in numerous matters. Practice heads Burkhart Goebel and Andreas Renck and recently promoted senior associate Inmaculada Lorenzo are also noted.

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