Susanne is an experienced advisor on trademarks and unfair competition law and an expert in litigation and dispute resolution.
Susanne is a Senior Counsel in our Frankfurt office and a member of our Intellectual Property (IP) Group and of our Dispute Resolution Group.
In the field of Intellectual Property Law, she focuses on trademarks and on unfair competition. She advises clients on protecting, licensing and enforcing IP rights and strategic advice regarding IP rights.
Moreover, she is an experienced litigator not only in IP matters but also in commercial litigation matters. Additionally, she is a trained mediator and assists parties in commercial disputes to find an amicable solution.
Admitted to the bar in 2001, Susanne worked as a lawyer in the field of IP for an international American commercial law firm, before she joined us in August 2005.
Susanne studied law at the Philipps University of Marburg. Subsequently she worked as a research assistant for the Civil, Commercial and Industrial Property law chair, while completing her doctorate in trade mark law.
Susanne is a member of the German Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (“Deutsche Vereinigung für Gewerblichen Rechtsschutz und Urheberrecht (GRUR)”) and of the German Institution of Arbitration (DIS) ) and of the German Association for Mediation (“Deutsche Gesellschaft für Mediation”) and the working committee Mediation of the German Lawyers’ Association (“Arbeitsgemeinschaft Mediation des Deutschen Anwaltvereins”).