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Christian Hertz-Eichenrode


Große Theaterstraße 31
20354 Hamburg

T +49 40 37 89 01-0
F +49 40 36 62 98

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Admitted in: 1981

Universities: Strasbourg, Genf, Bonn, Paris

Practice areas
Legal practice

Mr. Hertz-Eichenrode has extensive experience in counselling and representing national and international clients in intellectual property matters, developing and enforcing intellectual property rights of all kinds, as well as fighting against product piracy and product imitation. His practice covers filing, defending and enforcing intellectual property rights and drafting license agreements for small, medium sized and major companies in German, English or French. He has acquired specialized experience in many industries including pharmaceuticals, perfumes and cosmetics, food, glass and furniture. He advises industrial clients as well as advertising agencies on advertising campaigns and Internet presentation.

Since 2013 Christian Hertz-Eichenrode is Chairman of the Committee for Foreign Law of the French Association of Practitioners of Design and Trademark Law APRAM (Président de la Commission des droits étrangers de l' Association des Praticiens du Droit des Marques et des Modèles).

Areas of expertise

German Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property and Copyright (Deutsche Vereinigung für gewerblichen Rechtsschutz und Urheberrecht; GRUR)
International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI)
Association des Practiciens du Droit des Marques et Modèles (APRAM)
International Trademark Association (INTA)


German, English, French

Education and career

He studied law at Universities in Strasbourg, Geneva and Bonn; he performed postgraduate studies at the Ecole Nationale d'Administration (ENA) in Paris.

Mr. Hertz-Eichenrode began his professional career with MunichRe and ESSO. He has been an attorney at the FPS Hamburg office since 1983 specializing in intellectual property.

He frequently publishes on different aspects of intellectual property law.


JUVE Handbook
Christian Hertz-Eichenrode recommended in Trademarks and Design Law / Unfair Competition ("fast and reliable, excellent expertise", client)

Handelsblatt / Best Lawyers®
Christian Hertz-Eichenrode selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers™ in Germany in the field of Intellectual Property Law

The Legal 500 Deutschland
Christian Hertz-Eichenrode recommended in Intellectual Property - trade marks (including competition)