Clemens Pfitzer

Partner at Kurz Pfitzer Wolf & Partner Rechtsanwälte mbB

Clemens Pfitzer is one of the founding partners of Kurz Pfitzer Wolf & Partner. He is specialised in IP and IT law and a certified expert for IP and IT law by the German Bar Association. Mr Pfitzer has more than 15 years of experience in IP and IT law and has been recognised numerous times as one of the leading professionals in Germany.

WTR 1000 calls him an “absolute star, who combines a very pleasant demeanour with fast, strategic thinking” (WTR 1000, 2019) and “one of the top attorneys in the field” who “is widely regarded as an excellent and strong litigator with a fantastic track record” (WTR 1000, 2020).

He is best known for his outstanding litigation skills and successful track record of hundreds of cases. Clients appreciate his experience and strategic thinking when tackling infringers. He is also often involved in cross-border litigation, and manages and coordinates international litigation efforts for his clients to fight counterfeiting.

He manages international trademark portfolios in more than 110 jurisdictions and therefore has profound knowledge of international trademark law and the advantages and disadvantages of many jurisdictions. Clients can rely on his experience for strategic planning of trademark filings.

Mr Pfitzer represents clients in many industries, including fashion, software, food and beverages, mechanical engineering, automotive, e-commerce, online services and other consumer goods.

Besides trademarks, he focuses on anti-counterfeiting, unfair competition, copyright, designs, software, e-commerce and privacy issues. He was also recognised in 2020 as Lawyer of the Year for data security and privacy law by Best Lawyers and Handelsblatt.

He is an active member of the German Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property, INTA and the European Communities Trademark Association (ECTA), currently serving on ECTA’s Internet Committee.

Professional associations

  • ECTA
  • INTA
  • GRUR

Firm details

Kurz Pfitzer Wolf & Partner Rechtsanwälte mbB
Königstr 40
Stuttgart 70173
Germany

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