Core area is the Commercial Law
The firm handles civil law cases with focus to commercial law, especially trademark, design, unfair competition, author, copyright and franchise law. The Enforcement of your claims in court is only one aspect. In business life good advice is quite more important to create and safe own rights and to avoid legal faults.
The firm is young, the lawyer is experienced and full of energy.
Dr. Böckmann can refer to a long lasting experience as a lawyer in different areas. International activities, contacts to colleagues from all over the world and clients in all branches, the good mixture of counselling, creation of contracts, conducting of negotiations, litigation and steady updating of the legal knowledge keep life and improve the qualification.
Resistant to any Advice is the enthusiasm to my profession.
Specialist in Intellectual Property
1975-1982: Studies of jurisprudence in Bielefeld
1982-1986: Lawyer in a law firm, specialised on appeal litigation in Hamm (NRW)
1986-1992: Lawyer in a patent and trademark law firm in Bremen
1992-2003: In-house lawyer at Reemtsma Cigarettenfabriken GmbH (now: Imperial Tobacco) in Hamburg; there leader of the department of intellectual property rights
2003-2015: Entry to the law firm Schlutius Rechtsanwälte, Hamburg, now: SKW Schwarz Rechtsanwälte, and becoming a partner
Since 07/15: Own law firm in Hamburg
AIPPI - Association Internationale pour la protection de la Propriété Intellectuelle
ECTA - European Communities Trade Mark Association
GRUR - Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property
VPP - Association of Intellectual Property Experts