09. Nov 2016 | Awards

"JUVE Manual" 2014/2015 with very good ratings for BOEHMERT & BOEHMERT.

BOEHMERT & BOEHMERT also managed to retain very good rankings in the current edition of the "JUVE Manual of Corporate Law Firms" 2014/15. In regional law firm rankings, offices in Berlin, Bremen, Düsseldorf, Munich and Potsdam were named.
In the "Patent Law - Patent Registrations" category, BOEHMERT & BOEHMERT retains pole position. In "Patent Processes - Patent Lawyers" BOEHMERT & BOEHMERT is placed in the second category of the named law firms. In Patent Law, JUVE describes BOEHMERT & BOEHMERT as a "leading firm" and singles it out for praise in respect of its "patent prosecution with renowned technical expertise". Alongside the "strong registration practice", JUVE draws attention to the firm's increasing presence in processes where it has "managed to place an integrated team of lawyers and patient specialists." This year too, Prof Heinz Goddar (physics) and Dr Jan B. Krauss (pharmaceuticals) have been named among patent lawyers with recommended technical expertise. The following patent lawyers were often recommended by those surveyed: Prof. Dr. Heinz Goddar, Dr. Jan B. Krauss, Christian W. Appelt, Dr. Thomas Bittner, Dr. Markus Engelhard, Dr Klaus-Dieter Langfinger, Dr. Stefan Schohe, Dr. Karl-Heinz Metten and Prof. Dr. Christian Czychowski. The firm's new addition, Dr Lothar Steiling, who joined the Dusseldorf office, was also praised.
In the category "Brand and Competition Law", BOEHMERT & BOEHMERT is described as "recommended" and the "internal composition" of the first in particular is rated positively. JUVE draws attention here in particular to the existing and strategic brand consultation service which has been "renowned for years" as well as to the firm's increased visibility in important processes. Often recommended in this category were: Dr. V. Schmitz-Fohrmann, Prof. Dr. J. B. Nordemann, Wilhelm Stahlberg, Dr. Martin Wirtz, Prof. Dr. Ch. Czychowski, Prof. Dr. Axel Nordemann.
BOEHMERT & BOEHMERT is described in "Contract and Copyright" as "recommended media practice highly regarded for its profound knowledge of copyright law". It is also a "regular choice for expert reports with political background." In this category Prof J.B. Nordemann, Dr. M. Schaefer and Prof Ch. Czychowski are often recommended. As central IT interface, the expertise of the "highly regarded" Prof C Czychowski is highlighted. Prof Jan Bernd Nordemann is almost traditionally counted among the "leading German copyright lawyers".
The "JUVE Manual Corporate Law Firms" is geared towards clients and lawyers. Rankings are based on research carried out by the JUVE team, assessment of questionnaires, interviews with competitors, clients as well as further relevant industry sources.