Nicol Ehlers

Nicol Ehlers, LL.M.

Attorney-at-Law
Certified Intellectual Property Attorney
Business Attorney

Nicol Ehlers, LL.M.

Attorney-at-Law
Certified Intellectual Property Attorney
Business Attorney

Nicol Ehlers has specialized in the entire field of trademark and competition law. In addition to drafting national and international trademark applications and managing trademark portfolios, Nicol Ehlers advises clients on licensing and contractual issues. A key focus of Nicol Ehlers’ advisory work involves elaborating efficient trademark registration strategies. She has special expertise in trademark infringement litigation, on both the plaintiff and defendant side, as well as in representing trademark proprietors in border confiscation procedures.

Nicol Ehlers speaks German and English.

Fields of Practice

  • Trademark law
  • Soft IP litigation
  • Border seizure proceedings

CV

University of Bayreuth, First State Examination in Law 1996, additional qualification as Business Attorney 1997, University of San Diego, USA, Master of Law (LL.M.), 1998 German Embassy in Tokyo, a major law firm in London from 2000 to 2001, Second State Examination in Law 2001.

At Eisenführ Speiser since 2001.

Memberships

  • Hanseatic Bar Association Hamburg
  • International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI)
  • German Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (GRUR)
  • Pharma Trademark Group (PTMG)

Publications

Recent Case Law in German Trademark Law 2017

published by Eisenführ Speiser

Recent Case Law in German Trademark Law 2016

published by Eisenführ Speiser