09. Nov 2016 | Awards

BOEHMERT & BOEHMERT again ranked well in the new edition of the "JUVE Manual" 2016/2017.

BOEHMERT & BOEHMERT also managed to retain very good rankings in the current edition of the "JUVE Manual of Corporate Law Firms" 2016/2017 and improved in one field. 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 Processes / Lawyers", it moved up the ranking to 4th position. JUVE states here: "The firm, which is among the leading firms in patent law, has a strong registration practice and also appears in litigation with its mixed teams." This year too, Prof Heinz Goddar (physics) and Dr Jan B. Krauß (Pharma) were mentioned among the leading names with recommended technical specialties. The following patent lawyers were often recommended by those surveyed: Prof Heinz Goddar, Dr Jan B. Krauß, Christian Appelt, Dr Markus Engelhard, Dr Stefan Schohe and Dr Karl-Heinz Metten.

In the category "Trade Mark and Design Law", BOEHMERT & BOEHMERT remains in 3rd place this year. "Thanks to the expertise of its solicitors, the mixed firm is among the recommended law firms for Trademark & Competition Law. The team also showed its strength in the registration and administration of brand portfolios The offices work ever closer together," JUVE notes. Often recommended in this category were: Dr V. Schmitz-Fohrmann, Wilhelm Stahlberg, Dr Martin Wirtz and Dr Rudolf T. Böckenholt.

BOEHMERT & BOEHMERT took 3rd place in "Contract and Copyright Law" this year. "The firm, which is recommended for Media Law, is shaped by a long tradition in Copyright Law. Its considerable network of high quality film studios, means it has prominent clients at the interface between Trademark & Competition Law. The team also uses synergies in digitalisation issues," JUVE states.  Dr Martin Schaefer is often recommended in this category.

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.