Dr Dieter Natlacen > Taylor Wessing enwc Rechtsanwälte GmbH > Vienna, Austria > Lawyer Profile

Taylor Wessing enwc Rechtsanwälte GmbH

Work Department

IT & Telecoms / Dispute Resolution


Dieter Natlacen is a partner and CEE Head of the industry group TMT (Technology, Media & Telecoms) at Taylor Wessing. His main areas of expertise also include Distribution Law as well as Commercial (e.g. cooperation and outsourcing agreements). He also has in-depth knowledge in Dispute Resolution, being both litigator and arbitrator (ICC, VIAC, ad hoc). Dieter Natlacen is Head of the Taylor Wessing Italy Group. Austrian corporations with business interests in Italy as well as Italian clients who are active in or plan to do business in CEE, are being advised.


After studying law in Vienna, Dieter was an associate in Vienna and Milan. He was a founding member of e|n|w|c Attorneys at Law (now Taylor Wessing CEE) in 1986.


German, English, Italian


He is member of the examination board for the judiciary exams, member of the Council of the European Forum Alpbach, Vice President of the Italian Chamber of Commerce in Austria and member of the Vienna Bar Association, having served for many years on its disciplinary board.


University of Vienna, faculty of law, doctorate conferred in 1976.

Lawyer Rankings

Austria > Intellectual property

The IP team at Taylor Wessing enwc Rechtsanwälte GmbH is able to support clients in a broad range of IP matters, both commercial and litigious, and advises on a number of specialist areas, including art, video game, gambling and biotechnology law. Practice head Martin Prohaska-Marchried focuses on trade mark and copyright infringement, in addition to unfair competition. Dieter Natlacen is an arbitration and licensing specialist with strong ties to the Italian market, while Andreas Schütz is experienced in handling IP matters pertaining to the IT sector.