Panelist Profile


Damian Wasserbauer

Wasserbauer IP Law, Managing Partner (US)


With nearly 30 years of experience in the intellectual property field, Damian Wasserbauer is currently in private practice serving as managing partner of Wasserbauer Law, LLC. Wasserbauer Law is based out of the US and operates globally through the firm’s established international partnerships allowing its attorneys to represent their clients’ interests worldwide. The firm brings a wide and varied expertise to counseling, negotiations, IP asset management & strategy, and IP litigation to its clients in every part of cases from IP filings & prosecution to pre-filing investigations, discovery, or to trial. He has been in-house and Chief IP Counsel at global Fortune 500 companies. He has litigation, trial, and M&A experience from boutique & global law firms. He has served as trial lawyer in numerous hearings, trials, and appeals for patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright, and before the U.S. International Trade Commission proceedings. He is currently the Secretary, AIPPI SC 223 and has served on the AIPPI US executive committee, numerous US AIPPI activities and amicus briefs, and as a co-chair of an ABA committee.