Dr. Ulrich Fuchs
Certified Expert in Copyright and Media Law
Why did you specialize in this field?
Copyright law is an exciting and intellectually challenging legal domain. It offers insights into the creative worlds of creative personalities.
Dr. Ulrich Fuchs specializes in advising on national and international movie and TV productions. His legal advice encompasses all phases of project development and exploitation, ranging from pre-production and financing to national and international exploitation. In addition, he has particular experience and expertise in advice on trials and in litigation. He further advises on copyright matters and personality rights, including strategic issues in the pre-litigation stage. On an international level, he has extensive experience in the rules of U.S. Entertainment Guilds in the movie industry (WGA, DGA, SAG).



Copyright Law Litigation, Arbitration & Mediation Publishing and Press Media & Entertainment

Other activities  

Lecturer at Münchner Filmwerkstatt e.V. for Copyright Law and Personality Law

Lecturer at DeutscheAnwaltAkademie (training institute of Deutscher Anwaltverein) for the training of Certified Experts in Copyright and Media Law – Department Film and TV Contract Law

Lecturer at ARD-ZDF Media Academy in Copyright and Media Law

Awards / Recommendations

The Legal 500

Main work contacts
Renowned international lawyer manual "The Legal 500" has been recognizing Dr. Ulrich Fuchs as one of the "main work contacts" as lawyer for "Media & Entertainment" already since 2006.

JUVE Handbook German Commercial Law Firms

Frequently recommended lawyer
Dr. Ulrich Fuchs has been listed in JUVE Handbook German Commercial Law Firms as frequently recommended lawyer since 2007, including in Media Law and in the Southern / Munich Region.