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