David Würgler

Senior Partner
Head of Trademarks

M: +45 21 41 41 91


David Würgler is director and head of our trademark department. He has over 25 years of experience in protection and enforcement of intellectual property rights. He is a trained lawyer and has an international background and has worked in the USA and Switzerland, among other places.

David's global experience is particularly strong in the media, telecom and entertainment industries, focusing on IP enforcement, anti-piracy, litigation, IPR management, internet and security technology, regulatory issues, legal advice, business development and brand protection.

Metaverse is also one of David's areas of expertise. In a world where online representation and identification is becoming more and more pronounced, it is important to consider how to protect the value of your brand in the Metaverse.

David is also part of our management. As Director he takes care of the day-to-day management of Chas. Hude in cooperation with Brit Olesen and Bo Stenhuus.


”Notable practitioner”, IP Stars, ManagingIP (2023)


CEO / Seniorpartner/ Lawyer / Head of Trademarks, Chas. Hude, 2023 -

Head of Trademarks, Lawyer, Chas. Hude, 2022 - 2023

Attorney at law / Legal Director / Co-Head of TMT / Head of IPR, Magnusson Law, 2020 - 2022

Partner, Advokatfirmaet David Würgler / DWLAW, 2019 - 2022

Various positions within Anti-Piracy Litigation, Kudelski Group, 2016 - 2022

Various positions within IPR Management, Telenor Broadcast Holdning AS, 2006 - 2015

CEO, STOP Nordic I/s,  2002 - 2006

Assitant Attorney, ADVODAN, 2001 - 2002

Assistant Attorney, Advokatkontorerne, 2000 - 2001

Legal Advisor, Canal Digital Denmark A/S / Viasat A/S, 1996 - 1999


Lawyer, 2002
Master of Laws, University of Copenhagen, 1999


The Danish Bar and Law Society

INTA (International Trademark Association)