Dr Gabriela Staber > CMS Reich-Rohrwig Hainz Rechtsanwälte GmbH > Vienna, Austria > Lawyer Profile

CMS Reich-Rohrwig Hainz Rechtsanwälte GmbH
1010 WIEN
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Work Department

Intellectual Property, Life Sciences & Healthcare ,TMC (technology, media & telecommunications), ESG,


Gabriela Staber is an attorney-at-law specialising in intellectual property and unfair competition law with a sector focus on life sciences & healthcare and TMC (technology, media & telecommunications).  She advises on issues related to the marketing and distribution of pharmaceuticals and medical devices as well as the protection of intellectual property. Her expertise includes advertising and product labelling, compliance, restructuring of distribution systems, reimbursement / market access, clinical trials, licensing, counterfeits and parallel imports and dispute resolution.


Her clients include pharmaceutical, medical device and biotechnology companies, healthcare start-ups and online pharmacies


English; German,


  • 2011 – Bar admission in New York and Massachusetts
  • 2010 – LL.M. in Intellectual Property and Information Technology Law & U.S. Law, Suffolk Law School (Boston)
  • 2007 – Bar admission in Austria
  • 2004 – Doctor iuris in Commercial Law (Antitrust Law), University of Vienna
  • 2001 – LL.M. in European Law, King’s College London
  • 1999 – Master of Laws, University of Vienna


Gabriela Staber regularly publishes in specialist journals. She has co-authored of commentaries on the European Union Trademark Regulation and the Community Design Regulation, as well as contributing to the publication Distribution & Marketing of Drugs. She regularly lectures and holds trainings in the abovementioned fields.


Lawyer Rankings

Austria > TMT

The technology, media and telecoms department at CMS Reich-Rohrwig Hainz Rechtsanwälte GmbH handles matters covering topics such as fintech, licensing agreements, e-commerce, and regulatory issues. The firm counts large international corporations including Sky and Universal Edition among its clients. Johannes Juranek heads the department and is regularly involved in TMT litigation, as well as data protection and commercial matters. Egon Engin-Deniz and Gabriela Staber are also noted for their expertise in this field in addition to strong experience in the realm of IP.

Austria > Intellectual property

The practice at CMS Reich-Rohrwig Hainz Rechtsanwälte GmbH offers all-inclusive IP advice and represents clients in contentious IP matters, some of which have been landmark cases. This includes unfair competition claims, trademark infringement and enforcement litigation, as well as various patent law matters such as licensing or patent ownership disputes. Egon Engin-Deniz, who draws on a broad range of expertise heads the intellectual property and media law department in Vienna. Gabriela Staber acts primarily for clients in regulated sectors such as life sciences. She is dual qualified in Austria and in the states of New York and Massachusetts.