References

Managing Intellectual Property - IP Stars:

Kerstin Gründig-Schnelle is listed as one of the "Top 250 Women in IP (2016)"

WTR 1000 (2016): Lichtenstein, Körner & Partners mbB wins rave rewievs from clients:

"It is result orientated, the predictions are correct and there ist excellent strategic consideration. Plus it's always understandable for non-specialists - the explanations are clear." The firm's "fantastic network of friends around the world" also draws praise. Fluent in English, German and Italian Kerstin Gründig-Schnelle is especially strong on OHIM and cross-border matters. She has been representing the Ethical Coffee Company on a high-profile cancellation request.

Nomination for Award IP law firm of the year 2014

We are pleased that our law firm was nominated for the award „IP law firm of the year 2014” by the independent law magazine JUVE”.

Nomination for Award IP law firm of the year 2014

Chambers Europe 2014

What the team is known for IP Boutique with a solid trademark portfolio management practice. Strong reputation in the domestic market. 

Strengths (quotes mainly from clients)

“A significant player to emerge in the past few years – a strong firm, very experienced in trademark litigation.”

Notable practitioners

Experienced partner Thomas Sambuc frequently writes and speaks on the topic of unfair competition and trademark law. Kerstin Gründig-Schnelle advises clients on domain names, community trademarks, design and copyright law.

 

WHO`S WHOLEGAL (Germany 2014):

Lichtenstein, Körner & Partners is represented by two lawyers. Thomas Sambuc specialices in trademark, design and copyright law and is a “great communicator”. Kerstin Gründig-Schnelle focuses her practice on community trademarks and domain names. She is described as “intelligent and efficient”.

INTA honored Ms. Gruendig-Schnelle (2013):

Lichtenstein, Koerner & Partners is pleased to announce that the International Trademark Association has honored our partner Kerstin Gruendig-Schnelle with the Volunteer Service Award.

Legal 500 (2012):

Lichtenstein, Körner & Partner is a great choice for trade mark portfolio management and has strong ties to US clients. The team provides comprehensive advice to Porsche, and acts for Amazon and Avon on registration matters. Kerstin Gründig-Schnelle is ‘superb’.