About Simon Holzer

Simon Holzer heads MLL Legal’s patent and life sciences team. He is a leading IP practitioner with extensive experience in all areas of IP law, with a focus on patents, trade marks, geographical indications and unfair competition. Simon is also a trusted adviser in the field of pharmaceutical regulatory law and competition law. He is active across a wide range of industries and technologies including pharmaceuticals, medical devices, software, telecommunication (also FRAND and SEP matters) and foodstuff. In 2010, the Swiss Parliament appointed Simon Holzer as a non-permanent judge of the Swiss Federal Patent Court. This court has jurisdiction over patent disputes throughout Switzerland.