Max N. Weiler is a German qualified attorney (Rechtsanwalt) working in Quinn Emanuel’s Hamburg office.
His practice focuses on national and cross-border IP litigation, with a particular emphasis on patent litigation (both, offense and defense side). Max represents clients before the German patent infringement courts at trial and appellate level, in opposition proceedings at the European Patent Office (including appeal proceedings) and in nullity actions before the German Federal Patent Court and the Federal Supreme Court.
His expertise covers a broad range of technologies, including IT, telecommunication, and electronic engineering. Furthermore, he has specific experience regarding the interface of patents and antitrust laws (e.g. patents essential to industry standards and FRAND-defenses).
In 2019, he was recognized as a “Rising Star” by Managing IP’s IP Stars.
Max studied law at the Bucerius Law School in Hamburg, Germany, and at the University of Buenos Aires, Argentina. After completing his studies in 2013, Max joined Quinn Emanuel’s Hamburg office as a research assistant. In 2016 he completed his legal clerkship at the Hanseatisches Oberlandesgericht (Hamburg Appellate Court), which included stages at the German Federal Patent Court in Munich and Quinn Emanuel’s offices in Hamburg and London.
- Hamburg Appellate Court (Hanseatisches Oberlandesgericht)
(Second State Examination, with distinction, 2016)
- Bucerius Law School
(First State Examination, with distinction, 2013)
- Recognized as a “Rising Star” by Managing IP’s IP Stars (2019)