Markus Wang has studied law at the University of St Gallen (lic. iur., Dr. iur.) and the London School of Economics (LLM) and was admitted to the Bar in 1996. He is the head of Bär & Karrer’s intellectual property department with a practice covering a wide range of contentious and non-contentious patent, trademark, copyright and other IP-related issues, in particular in the pharmaceutical and technology sector. He also specialises in regulatory matters in the life sciences and health-care field. Dr Wang lectures on intellectual property law at the University of Fribourg.