Dr. Sascha Pres
Why do you work at SKW Schwarz?
#allexperts, #oneteam, #committedtoclients, #freedom, #fun, #litigation, #softIP, #trademarks, #designs, #knowhow, #unfaircompetition, #copyright

Sascha Pres comprehensively advises German and international clients in trademark, design, competition and copyright law, in particular on the enforcement of claims against infringers out of court and in court. He also advises clients on defending against unjustified claims, including in interim injunction cases before the competent regional and higher regional courts. In issues of competition law, he can draw on his particular experience in disputes with consumer associations with legal standing. In addition, he advises on developing and implementing marketing strategies and the market launch of products and innovative business models. He also structures international IP rights portfolios and drafts and negotiates licensing models for IP rights. Moreover, his practice focuses particularly on advising on the protection of trade and business secrets (know-how).



Intellectual Property Unfair Competition / Advertising / Consumer Protection Copyright Law Trade and Logistics Automotive & Mobility IT & Digital Business

Other activities  

 Member of

  • GRUR
  • Marques (Member of the copyright team)

Awards / Recommendations

Client Choice Award: Germany 2020

Award in the category “Trademark law”

Dr. Sascha Pres was praised for his “excellent work”, as “good negotiator” and “excellent knowledge of German and EU trademark law”.

“He is a good negotiator and has very good ideas how to reach an amicable agreement.”

“He has excellent negotiation skills; he provides high quality, excellent work and good service.”

“Sascha is extremely responsive and proactive.”

“He is always in a positive spirit and business oriented.”

“He has a very sharp and a unique skill to manage interface between clients and local councels.”

“Sascha is extremely creative and has an outstanding knowledge of the German and EU trademark law.”

“He is very reactive and goes always straight to the point of real interest, adopting a useful problem-solving approach.”

The Legal 500: Germany 2020

Recommended lawyer in the category “Trademarks and unfair competition”

“With Ulrich Hildebrandt and Sascha Pres, the firm has two exceptionally good trademark and competition lawyers who, unlike many competitors, also choose unconventional and successful paths.”

Handelsblatt in cooperation with Best Lawyers 2019

The Best Lawyers in Germany

Recommended lawyer in the category “Intellectual Property Law”

The Legal 500: Germany 2019

Recommended lawyer in the category “Intellectual Property: Trade Marks and Unfair Competition”

“Excellent combination of legal astuteness and practical orientation is impressive’“

The Legal 500: Germany 2018

Named lawyer in the category “Marken- und Wettbewerbsrecht”

JUVE Handbook: German Commercial Law Firms 2017/2018

Named lawyer in the category “Trademark and Design Law / Competition Law”