Partner at Uexküll & Stolberg
Alexander Thünken has been working on IP-related litigation, enforcement, prosecution and counselling matters since 2004. He represents and advises German and foreign companies on trademarks, designs, domain names and unfair competition-related issues.
His work encompasses all IP proceedings before the German courts, as well as the German Patent and Trademark Office, the Federal Patent Court, the EUIPO and the International Bureau in Geneva. Prior to joining Uexküll & Stolberg in 2007, he worked for a renowned Hamburg law firm, where he also gained experience in general commercial and corporate law.
Dr Thünken has been a partner at Uexküll & Stolberg since 2011; he manages the IP portfolios of companies mainly in the fields of luxury goods, fashion, cosmetics, chemistry, technology services, food, beverages and pharmaceuticals.
Dr Thünken works in almost every aspect of IP law and has recently led cases involving:
Dr Thünken was admitted as an attorney at law in 2004 after receiving his PhD in law (summa cum laude) the previous year. He holds an LLM (with distinction) from King’s College, London. He became a certified specialist in industrial property law in 2011.
German, English, Spanish and French.