Markus von Fuchs, LL.M.
Certified Expert for IP
Personal statement
As a lawyer, you will be replaced by artificial intelligence. Unless you are able to think in creative ways.
Markus von Fuchs advises in intellectual property law, in particular in competition, patent, and trademark law as well as on the protection of know-how. He advises companies on protecting and commercially exploiting intellectual property, for example through licensing, sales, R&D, and cooperation agreements. He also focuses on the judicial and extrajudicial defense of intellectual property rights in interim injunction and principal proceedings. He further advises on border seizing procedures, initiates and advises on criminal measures relating to product and brand piracy, and on the infringement of business and business secrets. Markus von Fuchs also advises many companies on developing and introducing new technologies and business models. He has particular expertise in the optical and medical technology sectors.



Intellectual Property Unfair Competition / Advertising / Consumer Protection Life Sciences & Healthcare Automotive & Mobility

Other activities  

Member of
  • GRUR (Vereinigung Gewerblicher Rechtsschutz und Urheberrecht)
  • Förderverein der Technologiestiftung Berlin
  • APM-Aktionskreis gegen Produkt- und Markenpiraterie e.V.
  • INTA – International Trademark Association

Awards / Recommendations

Who’s Who Legal: Germany 2020

Recommended lawyer in the category “Life Sciences”

JUVE Handbook: German Commercial Law Firms 2019/2020

Frequently recommended lawyer in the category “Trademark and Design Law / Competition Law”

Client about him: “very high professional expertise in IP, always views problems in holistic terms”

Handelsblatt in cooperation with Best Lawyers 2019

The Best Lawyers in Germany

Recommended lawyer in the category “Intellectual Property Law”

Who’s Who Legal: Life Sciences 2019

One of the world’s leading lawyers in the category “Regulatory”

Who’s Who Legal: Germany 2019

Recommended lawyer in the category “Life Sciences”

Who’s Who Legal: Life Sciences 2018

Recommended lawyer in the category “Regulatory”

The Legal 500: Germany 2017

Recommended lawyer in the category “Trademark and Competition Law”

Focus topics