Dr Mariusz Kondrat
Doctor of Laws, Attorney, European patent Attorney, managing partner
Head of KONDRAT & Partners since 2006. Mariusz completed his studies at the Faculty of Law at The John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin and The Jagiellonian University in Cracow. He also studied at the Universities of: Amsterdam, Oxford and Leuven.
For eight years he worked at the legal department at the Office of the Committee for European Integration (UKIE) and for two years he was a lecturer in European Community law at the Cardinal Stefan Wyszyński University in Warsaw.
For twenty years Mariusz has been involved in matters connected with: IP law, new technologies, copyrights, life science, combating unfair competition and litigation. He deals with multithreaded and sophisticated proceedings before the Polish Patent Office, WIPO, EUIPO and EPO.
He is an author of several books, including the first “Commentary on the Pharmaceutical Law Act” (Wolters Kluwer, 2009 and 2016), “Advertisement of pharmaceuticals in the Medical Law System – Pharmaceutical Law” (C.H. Beck, 2019), “Supplements law” (Wolters Kluwer, 2012).
Co-author of the books “Internet domains. Theory and practice” (Wolters Kluwer, 2020), “Community design regulation” (C.H. Beck, 2015), “European Union Trade Mark regulation” (C.H. Beck, 2015), “Industrial Property Law. Commentary” (Wolters Kluwer, 2021).
He acts as an expert during the conferences organised by the Polish Patent Office in co-operation with WIPO, EPO and EUIPO.
Mariusz is recommended by several international legal rankings, for example: by Legal 500 EMEA in the areas of Intellectual Property, Healthcare & Life science and Competition/antitrust, by Managing Intellectual Property “IP Stars” in Trademark Protection and Patent Protection, by Chambers Europe and World IP Review in Intellectual Property, by World Trademark Review “WTR1000″ and by Intellectual Asset Management “Patent 1000 – Top Patent Professionals”. Mariusz obtained the title of lawyer of the year in the international ranking LMG Life Sciences Awards Europe 2020 (Life Sciences Firm of the Year – Poland) in the trademark category (Litigation & Enforcement Lawyer of the Year: Trademark). He is also a recommended lawyer in the category “Intellectual and Industrial Property Law” by the Ranking of Law Firms 2021 of “Rzeczpospolita”.