Eszter Szakács

Job Title: Partner
Company: Danubia Legal

Eszter Szakács is an attorney-at-law and partner of Danubia Legal, Budapest, representing and advising prominent international clients in the field of IP. With over 15 years of practice her main focus is the enforcement and commercialization of patents, know-how and trade secrets. She advises and represents clients from various industries and is particularly experienced in pharmaceutical patent litigation and regulatory issues, including CJEU proceedings (C-492/16, C-688/17). She authors several articles in the field of patent law, including publications of the EPO and regularly speaks at conferences in this field. She is a vice president and secretary of EPLAW (European Patent Lawyers Association) and Vice-Chair of Women in Licensing Alliance in LESI (Licensing Executives Society International). She enjoys recurring recognition in the field of patents and life sciences in MIP Top 250 Women in IP, IAM Patents 1000, IP Stars, Who’s Who Legal and WIPR Leaders.