Ina Brock

Ina Brock


Email ina.brock@​

Phone +49 89 290 12 207

Fax +49 89 290 12 222

LanguagesEnglish, German

Practice groupLitigation, Arbitration, and Employment

"Ina Brock stands out as the foremost product liability defence lawyer in the country. She boasts a strong international reputation for her excellence in the field and is considered “one of the best” and “a top adviser in her jurisdiction”. 

Who's Who Legal, 2019

Ina Brock advises clients on how to stay in control of the most complex cross border litigation and crisis communication matters. She has successfully defended her clients in more than 500 German court cases on all levels. She has won cases in the German Supreme Court and the European Court of Justice. Additionally, Ina has navigated clients through the coordination of more than 60,000 claims in class actions and group litigation cases in more than 30 countries worldwide.

Ina is a European life sciences market leader and advises pharmaceutical and medical device companies in the areas of product liability and product compliance across Europe, North America, Asia Pacific, and Latin America. As clinical trial and insurance claims arise, clients turn to Ina for her holistic advice. Through her extensive public relations experience, she understands how to protect a company's reputation in legal disputes. She currently coordinates the worldwide defense of the largest product liability case in the medical sector, the PIP breast implant litigation.

Ina regularly receives recognition from prominent legal directories as a key contact for Hogan Lovells, as well as a notable practitioner in the areas of product liability and life sciences. In 2017 Ina was the sole recipient of the Client Choice Award for 'Litigation' in Germany which recognizes outstanding excellence in client service. Ina is a member of our International Management Committee and is Global Managing Partner for Clients and Industries.

Awards and recognitions


Included for pharmaceuticals law, product liability litigation, arbitration and mediation, health care law and litigation law
Edition Best Lawyers™ in Germany


Thought Leader in life sciences and product liability defence
Global Elite, Who's Who Legal


Acritas Star
Acritas Stars –Independently rated lawyers report


Dispute Resolution: Litigation (Germany)
Chambers Global


Winner of the Women in Law 2018 Award
Lawyer Monthly


Leading lawyer for life sciences
Chambers Europe


Leading lawyer for dispute resolution: litigation
Chambers Europe


Thought Leader in life sciences
Who's Who Legal


Lawyer of the Year for healthcare in Bavaria/Germany
Edition Best Lawyers™ in Germany


Winner of the Client Choice award for Litigation
Client Choice

Education and admissions


Second State Exam in Law, Schleswig-Holstein/Hamburg, 1995

First State Exam in Law, LMU Munich (Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München), 1993

Related Knowledge

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Representative experience

Defending and coordinating the defence for a leading pharmaceutical company in more than 27 countries after the voluntary product withdrawal.

Global defense of global certification company against liability claims resulting from allegedly inappropriate certification of breast implant manufacturer P.I.P.

Advising a German DAX 30 company on an internal compliance investigation in more than 50 countries worldwide including criminal law charges.

Coordinating and defending litigation matters for a bioscience company regarding allegedly contaminated blood products, vaccines and pharmaceuticals.

Advising an international pharmaceutical company on claims of clinical trial subjects in China as well as on issues of clinical trial insurance.

Assisting one of the world's leading aerospace companies with the negotiation of settlements and litigation in connection with aviation accidents.

Representing a pharmaceuticals manufacturer in internal investigations on reported adverse events associated with a flu vaccine and defending claims.

Assisting a vaccines company with the defense against damage and information claims re a HPV vaccine and representing the client in court proceedings.

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