Christian Spintig is very well known among peers who note he is well versed in handling the gamut of trademarks issues including design, licensing, anti-counterfeiting and unfair competition.
Christian Spintig is a partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, based in the Hamburg office. He is a member of the firm’s IP, media and technology group. Mr Spintig is named in several legal directories for his excellence in IP work. He is recommended in the fields of intellectual property and competition and antitrust by Best Lawyers 2018.
Mr Spintig specialises in trademarks, designs and competition law, including copyright-related issues. His trademark and design work covers all areas, from the development of IP rights and registration strategies to portfolio consulting and the handling of national, European and international registration proceedings, as well as licensing and infringement proceedings. Mr Spintig has represented clients in landmark trademark and design cases decided by the German Federal Supreme Court and the European Court of Justice. His clients come from various sectors, including sporting goods, fashion and food. Mr Spintig’s clientele also includes celebrities and medical device and pharmaceutical producers. Mr Spintig is a co-author of Hasselblatt: Community Design Regulation, a commentary on EU design law.
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek is a partnership with more than 350 lawyers, tax advisers and civil law notaries and eight offices in Germany plus offices in Brussels and Zurich, making it one of the major commercial law firms in Germany. The firm’s IP practice group consists of more than 60 highly specialised lawyers providing counsel in the areas of intellectual property, media and technology. Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek has won the JUVE Law Firm of the Year award in various areas, including IT.