Wim Maas is the head of the IP group of Taylor Wessing’s Dutch offices, consisting of three partners and 13 (senior) associates. His practice covers all aspects of intellectual property law, such as patents, trademarks, designs and copyright. He focuses on litigation in patent cases and operates in several technical areas such as mechanical engineering, biotechnology, pharmaceuticals and electronics. Wim has been a lead lawyer in several high-profile cross-border patent litigation proceedings as part of the international patent group team of Taylor Wessing – recognised as one of the largest and best known in Europe. In addition to his litigation practice, Wim also advises on national and international patent strategies and assists clients in exploiting their IP portfolio. Wim is a regular lecturer on patent law, and is the author of many publications in the field of IP and procedural law.