Sabine is Of Counsel of the Practice Area Patents Technology & Life Sciences. She has been specialising in patent litigation for more than 30 years and acted in numerous major litigation cases in Germany. She has established the German IP group of Taylor Wessing and is ranked annually in the JUVE Handbook as a leading litigator in patent related matters.
She has advised and acted in leading cases in international patent litigation such as “Windsurfing” and “Epi-Lady” - famous cases which contributed to some landmark decisions by the German Federal Supreme Court. Sabine advises clients in a wide range of sectors, including pharmaceuticals, chemicals, medical engineering and mechanical engineering. Sabine was appointed as arbitrator by WIPO, DIS and ICC IP-disputes.
|International Association for the Protection of Industrial Property (AIPPI)
American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA)
German Association for the Protection of Industrial Property and Copyright Law (GRUR)
International Trademark Association (INTA)
German–Japanese Association of Jurists
Honorary Counsellor of Union of European Practitioners
Chairwoman of the society of friends and sponsors of the Deutsches Museum
JUVE Awards 2023: Taylor Wessing named "Law Firm of the Year for IP”
Chambers Europe 2022 recommends 28 Taylor Wessing lawyers from 21 Practice Areas whilst Data Protection is listed for the first time
Taylor Wessing recognised as top firm for patents in four countries, in IAM Patent 1000