Field of activity
Ruth Mahfoozpour works as an associate primarily in the field of intellectual property (IP) and industrial property protection. She has been with CMS Reich-Rohrwig Hainz since 2017 and advises clients on a wide range of issues including competition, media and IP law.
Previous professional experience / training
During her legal studies at the University of Vienna, she worked at the Institute of Civil Procedure Law and gained experience as an associate for dispute resolution & litigation. Within the scope of her practice in the field of IP and competition law, she regularly advises clients pending before courts. In addition, in 2018-19 Ruth Mahfoozpour also completed a master's degree at King's College London with a focus on IP and arbitration.
Ruth Mahfoozpour's clients include the life science, media and consumer goods industries as well as the protection of trade secrets and trademark rights.
- 2015 – Internship, Austrian Economic Chamber in Strasbourg
- 2014-2015 – Teaching assistant, Department of Civil Procedure, University of Vienna
- YAAP – Young Austrian Arbitration Practitioners
- Christian Klausegger/Ruth Mahfoozpour, 10 Years Austrian Yearbook on International Arbitration, in AUSTRIAN YEARBOOK ON INTERNATIONAL ARBITRATION 2016  (Klausegger, Klein, Kremslehner, Petsche, Pitkowitz, Power, Welser & Zeiler, eds., 2016)