Dr. Kerstin Gründig-Schnelle advises and represents clients in matters involving trademark law, both at national and EU levels, also in cooperation with local counsels throughout the world. She specializes in strategic counseling to obtain trademark protection and in the enforcement of rights in opposition proceedings, through cease-and-desist letters, or litigation. She is a member of GRUR, ECTA and INTA and regularly publishes judgment reviews in the GRUR-Prax journal. “Managing Intellectual Property” has named Dr. Gründig-Schnelle as one of the “Top 250 Women in IP (2016)”.
In collaboration with “Best Lawyers”, the “Handelsblatt” ranks her among Germany’s best lawyers for Intellectual Property law 2020. She is consistently named in the JUVE GERMAN COMMERCIAL LAW FIRMS overview of commercial law firms in Germany, Legal 500, WTR 1000 and Who’s Who Legal. WTR 1000 appreciates her as „a tenacious defender of rights“ and „a smart choice for those seeking strategic counselling in German, English and French“.
Her working languages are German, English and French.