Dr. Christoph Haesner, M.C.L. (Illinois)
Certified Expert for Copyright and Media Law
Christoph Haesner’s work comprises the entire range of media law, copyright law, and entertainment law. He advises clients in the fields of film and TV, and in sales and licensing on legal issues at all stages of development, production, distribution, and evaluation of audiovisual productions, both nationally and internationally.
His work focuses on all matters pertaining to movie financing, not only for purely national projects, but also for those with major international connections.
He also advises on transactions (M&A) in the media sector. Christoph Haesner regularly supports companies throughout the transaction phase and advises on all matters arising from M&A transactions, under corporate law, contract law, copyright law, and media law.
Studies: Freiburg i. Br., Lausanne, Champaign
27.02.2018“SKW Schwarz Stipendium: Erste Förderung geht an handwritten Pictures”, in: Professional Production (status: 01.03.2018, publication in German language)
26.02.2018“Stipendium für Neusser Filmproduzenten”, in: NGZ Online (status: 27.02.2018, publication in German language)
23.02.2018“handwritten Pictures erhält erstes Stipendium von SKW Schwarz”, in: mediabiz (status: 27.02.2018, publication in German language)
01.02.2010Zum Urheberschutz von Kurztexten
Awards & Recognitions
Handelsblatt in cooperation with Best Lawyers: Germany's best lawyers 2020, 2021
Recommended lawyer in the category "Media and Copyright Law"
JUVE Handbook: Commercial Law Firms 2017/2018, 2020/2021
Frequently recommended lawyer in the category “Contract and Copyright Law/Transactions and Financing” (2020/2021)
Frequently recommended lawyer in the category “Media, Technology and Communications” and in the “Southern / Munich” region (Media/M&A) (2017/2018)