Ole Damsbo is specialised in intellectual property law and is among the most experienced lawyers in Denmark within this area. He advises Danish and international clients in relation to patents, trademarks, copyright, unfair marketing practices. His expertise is based on more than 30 years’ experience as a legal advisor to a wide range of clients in various industries and sectors. He has special expertise within Life Science.

Ole is mentioned in the following international legal directories:
Chambers - Intellectual Property (Senior Statesmen)
IAM Patent 1000 - Transaction (Luminary)
Who's Who Legal - Patents & Life Sciences-IP
World Trademark Review - Leading Trademark Professionals
Best Lawyers - Patent

Still active and expertly assisting Valentin in many of his endeavours, Ole Damsbo is an icon in Danish intellectual property. His impressive résumé includes over 35 years spent honing his craft and positions in the country’s top IP outfits.

IAM Patent 1000, 2018

a “shrewd and assertive” sharpshooter described as “the best IP litigator in Denmark”.

World Trademark Review

The vastly experienced Ole Damsbo has led on some of the most important Danish cases in the last three decades and is another fan favourite. “Ole is incredibly creative and can turn on a pinhead. He can shift the momentum of a case and is fantastic during hearings.” Opponents concede that “he can be very difficult to contain”.

IAM Patent 1000

An exceptional practitioner, Ole Damsbo's wealth of experience in this field is an asset to the firm. Sources describe him as "a leading light in patent litigation. Easy to work with, responsive and technically minded. His particular strength is advocacy".


He is very efficient, has a really good commercial understanding and aims for achieving results.

Chambers, 2018

Having played a pivotal role in precedent-setting IP litigation, Ole Damsbo has seen and done it all; nothing fazes this technologically versatile advocate, for whom life sciences is a forte.

IAM Patent 1000, 2017