Partner / Frankfurt
Specialist attorney for intellectual property rights
Philipp Ess has particular experience in advising and litigating in patent law, unfair competition law and licensing law. In the context of M&A transactions, he advises on liability, risk and transferability of IP / IT assets.
In addition, Philipp Ess especially deals with the prevention and prosecution of industrial espionage. Furthermore, he focuses on information technology law as well as commercial and distribution law, in particular e-commerce and full-service support in setting up web stores.
Technological and scientific cases are his passion.
Philipp Ess studied law at the Johannes Gutenberg-University in Mainz. He has been a specialist attorney for intellectual property law since 2015. Before joining avocado rechtsanwälte, he worked for commercial law firms in Frankfurt.
Deutsche Gesellschaft für gewerblichen Rechtsschutz und Urheberrecht e.V. (GRUR, German branch of AIPPI) – member of the board of the local branch of Frankfurt am Main; Judge at the sports court and the appeal court of Deutscher Motorsportbund e.V. (DMSB), German branch of FIA; Allgemeiner Schnauferlclub e.V. (ASC; oldest German club for classic car heritage); Eintracht Frankfurt e.V. (football club, German premier league)