Dr. Hendrik Albrecht
As an associate in our IP Group, Hendrik Albrecht focuses in IP licensing, protection of know-how, designs and patents. Hendrik advises and represents, inter alia, national and international companies in the fields of telecommunications, engineering and consumer goods.
His legal advice focuses on the negotiation of license agreements for all kinds of IP rights and on IP transactions concerning the acquisition and sale of IP rights and technology. Another focus of Hendrik's work is the advice and negotiation of IP cooperation agreements, technology purchase agreements, research and development agreements and freedom to operate analyses in the fields of patent, trademark and design law. This includes the international enforcement of these rights.
Hendrik studied law at the University of Würzburg and University of Bristol in England. While being a fellow of the International Max Planck Research School for Comparative Legal History in Frankfurt, he wrote his dissertation with a focus on civil procedural and comparative law. During his legal clerkship he worked, amongst others, for one of Germany's leading technology suppliers in Shanghai and Stuttgart.
Areas of Focus
Advising and negotiating contracts for the transfer of various IP rights in connection with a Joint Venture between a leading German technology company and a major Japanese metal company.
Advising and negotiating IP matters regarding the sale of one of the largest online General Interest Portals in Germany, continuous advice of license agreements for the worldwide trademark portfolio of one of Germany's leading telecommunication provider.