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Dr. Christoph Holzbach


Frankfurt am Main
Eschersheimer Landstraße 25-27
60322 Frankfurt am Main

T +49 69 95 957-243
F +49 69 95 957-222

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Doctorate degree: Gießen 1994
Admitted in: 1995

Universities: Gießen

Practice areas
Legal practice

Christoph has extensive experience providing legal advice in the intellectual property law field. He consults and legally represents national and international clients in matters involving unfair competition, trademarks, license agreements, patents, IT and antitrust law. Furthermore, he advises companie​s on the development of corporate brand strategies comprising the advertising tactic and internet presence as well as the formulation of press releases. His work includes court matters such as the enforcement and defense of injunction and litigation proceedings in cases of competition law, patent, trademark and copyright.

Areas of expertise

German Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (Deutsche Vereinigung für gewerblichen Rechtsschutz und Urheberrecht; GRUR)
Board member of the GRUR Frankfurt group
Association Internationale pour la Protection de la Propriété Intellectuelle (AIPPI)
German Computer Law Association (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Recht und Informatik; DGRI)
Antitrust Lawyers’ Association for Germany, Austria and Switzerland


German, English

Education and career

Dr. Holzbach studied at the University of Gießen and completed his doctorate in 1994 with a dissertation on competition law.


JUVE Handbook
Dr. Christoph Holzbach recommended in Trademarks and Design / Unfair Competition ("valued colleague, strenuous opponent", competitor)

Handelsblatt / Best Lawyers®
Dr. Christoph Holzbach selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers™ in Germany in the field of Intellectual Property Law

The Legal 500 Deutschland 
Dr. Christoph Holzbach recommended in Intellectual Property - trademarks