Dr. Martin Fähndrich | Dusseldorf | Hogan Lovells

Dr. Martin Fähndrich

Partner/Patent Attorney Intellectual Property, Media, and Technology

Languages

English, French, German

Faehndrich Martin

Dr. Martin Fähndrich
Faehndrich Martin
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Technically excellent, moves matters ahead.

Legal 500 EMEA, 2014

Martin Fähndrich focuses on patent litigation and has successfully run more than a hundred infringement cases at the courts in Düsseldorf, Mannheim and Munich. He also represents his clients in opposition proceedings at the European Patent Office and in nullity actions at the German patent court (Bundespatentgericht).

Unlike most German litigators, Martin is double qualified as a lawyer and as an engineer, and specializes on cases involving challenging technical subject matter. Martin is also very experienced in representing clients in FRAND cases. He has a significant track record in negotiating and drafting licensing agreements and settlements.

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His combined technical and procedural expertise is impressive.

JUVE handbook, 2015/2016

Representative experience

Representing ZTE at European Court of Justice in Huawei vs. ZTE, a landmark case for whole telecoms industry and patent law community.
Acting for leading OEMs/suppliers, involving technology including crankshaft bearings, gear shift sets, turbochargers, body-reinforcing elements, and ventilation systems.
Representing engineering clients on patent infringement, nullity and opposition cases.
Representing Stryker, Karl Storz, Fresenius Kabi and the French state in various cases.
Litigating patents in connection with multiple mode direct conversion receivers, optical transmission systems, optical amplifiers and wavelength division multiplexing.
Assisting BlackBerry, ZTE and other leading handset and telecoms infrastructure manufacturers in patent infringement, invalidity and opposition proceedings.
Litigating numerous LTE, UMTS and speech coding patents and on other aspects of smartphone technology.

Credentials

Education
  • Law Degree, LMU Munich (Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München), 1997
  • Dr. iur., Technical University of Munich, 1996
  • Engineering Science, Technical University of Munich, 1992
Memberships
  • AIPPI
  • LES
  • IPO
  • GRUR
  • VPP

Recognition

Intellectual Property: Patent Litigation

Legal 500 EMEA

2018-2019
Intellectual Property: Patent Litigation (Germany)

Chambers Global

2016, 2018-2019
Patent Litigation

JUVE

2015-2016
Patent Litigation

Chambers Europe

2015
Patents Infringement

IAM 1000

2015
Patent Law Dispute Resolution

Legal 500 Germany

2015
Patents

Who's Who Legal Germany

2015
Patents

Who's Who Legal

2015