HGF – Intellectual Property Specialists

HGF Europe LLP

General information
HGF – Intellectual Property Specialists
Neumarkter Str. 18
81673 Munich, Bavaria

Contact person: Markus Zoller, Partner, Patent attorney
Company main phone: +49 (89) 1259 9600
Website:  www.hgf.com
Source of foundation:Merger
Name of foundation source:HGF Ltd and Patronus IP
Corporate description / mission:
HGF is a leading firm of Intellectual Property specialists. The firm is one of only a few to offer a fully integrated IP solution (including patents, designs, trademarks and logos), bringing together patent attorneys and attorneys-at-law across 22 offices in seven European countries, including Austria, France, Germany, Ireland, Netherlands, Switzerland and United Kingdom.
HGF creates and manages IP portfolios for leading companies and research institutes. The firm advises clients on the creation of strategic IP assets around the world and provides expertise in oppositions, appeals, commercialisation, dispute resolution and litigation to defend and enforce IP rights.
The firm has dedicated teams of experts working across key industry sectors with relevant experience to understand their clients’ businesses and appreciate the significance of their brands, innovations and other IP assets. The firm also has a group of technology-based strategic business units with experience and expertise covering chemistry, engineering, electronics and life sciences. The firm’s multidisciplinary teams of experts include automotive, cleantech computing and software, energy, food and drink, graphene, medical devices, pharmaceuticals, retail and fashion and healthcare.
HGF is proud to work with a wide range of clients from spin-outs to big corporations, prestigious educational institutes and even Nobel prize-winning innovators.
State of ownership: Private / independent
Headquarters: No
Remarks on ownership / listings
Part of HGF Ltd
  • Professional Services and Consulting
  • Patents & Trademarks
Business model:
  • Service company
  • Subsidiary
Customer segments:
  • Other
  • Large biotech & big pharma
  • Large medtech
  • Small biotech
  • Small medtech
Summary Products / Services / Technologies
Description of products:
Advise life science, chemistry, electronics and engineering companies on all intellectual property matters, e.g. on creation of IP strategies, enforcement of IP rights, assignments and license agreements.