About

Ehrlich & Fenster (E&F) was founded in 1995 by Dr. Gal Ehrlich, after a long academic career and extensive experience as a patent attorney. Dr. Ehrlich recruited a team of attorneys in various fields, and today, the firm consists of 150 employees among them jurists, patent attorneys, technical advisors and renowned experts.

The diverse expertise and extensive technical knowledge of Ehrlich & Fenster (E&F) makes the firm the top choice for both Israeli and international clients, evidenced by our strong global reputation and proven track record in the filing, drafting and prosecuting of patents all over the world.

The many distinguished professionals on our team, all with first-class knowledge and experience in various technological fields and jurisdictions, offer services relating to patents, trademarks, design, litigation support, due diligence, trade secrets, plant breeder’s rights, copyrights, anti-counterfeiting, open source, regulatory and compliance, and patent term extension, among others.

As the leading international patent firm in Israel, our clients rely on our multi-disciplinary experience in numerous countries, our vast technological knowledge and on our established relationships in all relevant patent offices to meet their needs. In addition, through the unique synergy within the other members of the Ehrlich Group, we provide comprehensive representation that includes the cross-border litigation experience of Ehrlich, Neubauer & Melzer (EN&M)  and the industry expertise of IPTrade in the monetization of intellectual property on the international stage.

Among the clients working with Ehrlich & Fenster (E&F) are major international corporations including Microsoft, IBM, Samsung, Huawei, Monsanto, Plasson, Playtech Software, as well as world renowned universities, medical and research institutes, such as Yeda Research and Development at the Weizmann Institute of Science, Yissum at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and the Technion Research & Development Foundation, and joint ventures formed by international and Israeli major players, countless startups, top researchers, developers and inventors in Israel and abroad, some of which are Nobel Prize and Wolf Prize laureates. Further among our clients are patent attorneys from Europe and the Far East who use our services for National Stage filing and prosecution, not only in Israel, but also extensively in the United States.

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