Werner Stieger

Senior Counsel

Werner Stieger was a partner until the end of 2016 and is now senior counsel in Homburger's IP | IT practice team. He has vast experience in giving advice to and representing clients in the field of intellectual property including IP related contracts.

In arbitration proceedings he acts as counsel and arbitrator. Since the 80s he has represented numerous Swiss and foreign entities in civil litigation and arbitration proceedings, including F. Hoffmann-La-Roche AG, Novartis Pharma AG, Sandoz AG, Acino Pharma AG.


Until 2012, Werner Stieger was a member of the board of INGRES and the Schweizer Forum für Kommunikationsrecht (SF) as well as one of the editors of sic!, the Swiss Journal for Intellectual Property, Information and Competition Law. He is the author of numerous publications on IP law, in particular patent law and procedural law. He used to be a lecturer in patent law at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich and at the University of Zurich.

Career
  • 2017 Senior Counsel at Homburger
  • 2001 University of Zurich (Dr. iur.)
  • 1994 Lateral Partner at Homburger
  • 1985 Bar admission
  • 1985 Lateral Partner in a Boutique Law Firm
  • 1982 Associate in a Boutique Law Firm
  • 1979 E. Blum & Co., Patent Attorneys
  • 1970 University of Zurich (lic. iur.)
Languages
German, English
Bar registration
At all Swiss courts
Address
Prime Tower
Hardstrasse 201
CH-8005 Zurich
P+41 43 222 10 00
F+41 43 222 15 00

Werner Stieger was a partner until the end of 2016 and is now senior counsel in Homburger's IP | IT practice team. He has vast experience in giving advice to and representing clients in the field of intellectual property including IP related contracts.

Career
  • 2017 Senior Counsel at Homburger
  • 2001 University of Zurich (Dr. iur.)
  • 1994 Lateral Partner at Homburger
  • 1985 Bar admission
  • 1985 Lateral Partner in a Boutique Law Firm
  • 1982 Associate in a Boutique Law Firm
  • 1979 E. Blum & Co., patent attorneys
  • 1970 University of Zurich (lic. iur.)
Languages
German, English
Bar registration
At all Swiss courts
P+41 43 222 10 00
F+41 43 222 15 00
Address
Prime Tower
Hardstrasse 201
CH-8005 Zurich