Steffen Hagen is a counsel in the firm’s IP, IT and commercial contracting practice group in Amsterdam. Steffen has been practising commercial intellectual property law for more than 15 years, particularly in the fields of trademarks, designs, copyrights, database rights, domain names and patents. He is very experienced in litigation, advice and strategy, commercial contracting and licensing, IP restructuring, franchising and distribution, customs seizures and anti-counterfeiting, and corporate transactions.

Steffen is knowledgeable in IP litigation and disputes, particularly in trademark and copyright infringement matters and brand enforcement strategy. He is also regularly involved on IP aspects in transactions and contracts. Steffen has particular interest in customs seizures as well as ambush marketing and IP-related sports law. His clients include various A-rated brands and multinationals, particularly in the FMCG, online, media, healthcare, and fashion and sports industry sectors.