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Dr. iur. Julia Schieber

Baker & McKenzie Zurich
Admitted as EU lawyer to Swiss courts in accordance with Art. 28 BGFA


Dr. iur. Julia Schieber is an associate in Baker McKenzie's Zurich office. She is an intellectual property lawyer specialized in the protection and commercialization of intellectual property rights. Prior to joining Baker McKenzie, Julia worked for major law firms in Munich and New York City, and as an associate lecturer and research assistant at the University of Konstanz. She has vast experience in advising clients in the Life Sciences and IT sectors. In 2018,  she was seconded to Novartis.

Practice Focus

Julia has vast experience in all aspects of intellectual property law with a particular focus on technology related matters. As part of the global IP / IT practice group of Baker McKenzie, she assists clients in transactions involving the development, exploitation and transfer of intellectual property rights. Julia advises on a broad range of agreements such as collaboration agreements, licensing agreements, R&D agreements, settlement agreements and all sorts of technology transfer issues.

Representative Legal Matters

  • Advising CureVac AG on its strategic mRNA technology collaboration with GSK in the field of infectious diseases (2020)
  • Advising Numab Therapeutics AG on a collaboration and license agreement with Boehringer Ingelheim (2020)
  • Advising CSL Behring on its strategic partnership with Thermo Fisher (2020)
  • Advising JobCloud AG on various IP, commercial and data protecion related issues (2020)
  • Advising OnlineDoctor AG on various IP, commercial and data protection related issues (2020)
  • Advising Novaliq GmbH on a license agreement with Bausch Health (2019)
  • Advising Numab Therapeutics AG on a global research and option agreement with Eisai, Co., Ltd. (2019)
  • Advising Novaliq GmbH on a license agreement with Jiangsu Hengrui Medicine (2019)

Professional Honors

  • Award of the Foundation for Science and Society at the University of Konstanz (“Stiftung Wissenschaft und Gesellschaft”) for the best PhD thesis in 2012/2013

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Licensing Executives Society (LES) - Member
  • Institute for Intellectual Property Rights in Switzerland (INGRES) - Member
  • German Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property & Copyright (GRUR) - Member


  • Switzerland (2018)
  • Germany (2015)


  • High Regional Court of Stuttgart (Second State Exam) (2014)
  • University of Konstanz (Dr. jur.) (2012)
  • University of California at Los Angeles (Legal Research) (2011)
  • University of Konstanz (First State Exam) (2009)
  • University of Montpellier (Exchange Student) (2007)
  • University of Santo Tomas (Exchange Student) (2007)


  • English
  • French
  • German