I am an IP attorney with over 14 years of experience advising clients on intellectual property issues. I am recognised as a Trademark Lawyer & Brand Protection Expert providing a full trademark, design right, copyright and patent advisory services to a broad range of businesses globally.
I have a diverse intellectual property practice focused on trade mark prosecution and trademark right infringement litigation, with special emphasis on clients in the fashion, sport and entertainment and car parts sectors. I am also an expert in complex unfair competition and copyright matters.
I advise my clients in all fields of Intellectual Property law as Trademarks, Patents and Designs and competition law and on global anti-counterfeiting strategies, parallel import, including national and European-wide customs border seizure as well as related cross-border litigation.
My clients includes media companies, athlets, race drivers, fashion designers and apparel companies; I consult my clients in all questions concerning trade marks, including the development of trade mark strategies, the supervision and administration of trade mark portfolios, the drafting and negotiation of licence agreements and the extrajudicial and judicial enforcement of trade mark rights.
I acted for many years on behalf of Christian Audigier’s (Ed Hardy) worldwide clothing and merchandise company, including all its European trade mark and licence matters. Clients as the MotoGP World Champion Valentino Rossi and the global plaers of car-refiners trust on my legal advice. I care now for over 15 years for trademark portfolios of textile manufacturers as Kodra, the fashion brand Earnest Sewn and Lord Calvert whisky.
I am the trust counsel of the World Boxing Association WKA. After Dr. Christine Theiss I now provide advice to the incumbent Word Champion Marie Lang.