Dr Burkhard Fuehrmeyer has vast experience in advising and representing national and international clients in all areas of intellectual property law. He focuses on trademark, design, copyright and unfair competition matters, primarily in the technology, life sciences, consumer goods and fashion industries.

With more than ten years of experience as an IP lawyer, Burkhard has achieved significant success litigating complex cases before the national courts, the GC and the CJEU and representing clients before the trademark and patent offices GTPO, EUIPO and WIPO. He also represents clients in custom seizures and cross-border proceedings. He has particular expertise in the development and enforcement of IP strategies.

Burkhard is also extensively engaged by clients for advice on both know-how protection and strategic aspects of IP licensing. He has a long-standing track record advising multinational and global clients on all IP aspects of large cross-border M&A transactions.

Burkhard has also been a certified lawyer for intellectual property law since 2012.