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Peter Chrocziel


Few IP lawyers can match Peter Chrocziel for experience and technical ability.

With more than 25 years’ experience in all aspects of IP work, he’s a much sought after adviser to major international companies in dynamic sectors such as technology and pharmaceuticals. They know he can help them maximize their return from IP, be it through licensing or enforcement.

Regularly cited in top lawyers’ listings, Peter is an acknowledged expert on the IP and antitrust interface. He was named a member of IAM 250 - A guide to the world's leading IP strategists and is a member of the IP Hall of Fame Academy. US clients appreciate Peter’s experience and knowledge of US law, and his ability to bridge differences between different jurisdictions. They and other clients also benefit from the dedicated client support that Peter and his team provide.

Peter is a professor at the University of Erlangen-Nürnberg, Bavaria, where he teaches patent, trademark and competition law. In 2006 he served as President of the Licensing Executives Society International (LESI), an organisation with more than 12,000 members worldwide.