Our firm

Pragmatic solutions instead of academic approaches. IP2 cares 4U.

Bernd Fabry founded Intellectual Property Partners in 2006

After 20 years of experience in top positions in different IP departments in chemical industry, Bernd Fabry founded Intellectual Property Partners – abbreviated IP2 – in 2006 with the vision to offer assistance in the definition, development and implementation of IP strategies and the handling and enforcement of industrial IP rights from a company and not solely an attorney perspective. 

Our attorneys are trained in many technical areas

However, over the last years Life Sciences have become a strategic focus for our business. Stefanie Daniels heads the group; she has is a qualified German and European patent attorney and has a background in microbiology.

We have also developed strong connections to law firms in China and represent a constantly growing number of companies from the Asia-Pacific area, mainly in the area of pharmaceuticals and life sciences. Our colleague Lin Gao is a qualified Chinese patent attorney and she can handle all your matters directly in Chinese language making things less complicated and much faster.

Right from the beginning we started a strategic alliance with Barcelona based IP law firm Huarte&Pi

Rafael Pi is a qualified European patent attorney with 20 years of experience as He

With Michael Trimborn as IP2′s Executive Legal Counsel we have a well-respected attorney-at-law on board, specialized particularly in the Germen Employee Inventors Law and in the litigation of patent and trademark infringement cases. Thus, IP2 can provide both intellectual property and legal support out of one hand.

Since 2019 IP2 is associated with US law firm Dilworth & Barrese LLP (New York)

Our joint forces include today about 15 attorneys and 20 paralegals in 4 places on two continents offering IP support for a large variety of technical areas, particularly for Life Sciences, Chemistry, Process & Electrical Engineering, and Information Technology. Currently we are representing about 1,000 patent families and about 5,000 trademarks all over the world.

Since 2017 until today IAM rated Bernd Fabry and IP2 among the 300 leading IP strategists world-wide.

IP2 is now the biggest IP law firm in the area

In the meantime IP2 has been developed to the biggest IP law firm in the area, their attorneys having an expertise in industry in total of more than 100 years.

If you are interested in our firm and services, do not hesitate to contact us!