Rebekka Schiffer


Rebekka Schiffer specialises in trademark and design law, advertising law and competition law. At COHAUSZ & FLORACK she advises national and international clients on the global management of their IP rights portfolios, in particular on questions relating to trademark creation and on property rights searches. She is also an important contact for the development of brand and design strategies and the market launch of products. As an expert in IP rights, she frequently participates in international trademark conferences (eg, INTA and MARQUES) and exchanges information with colleagues from Germany and abroad on the globalisation of trade in trademark products.

Ms Schiffer represents clients before all German district and higher regional courts, the Federal Patent Court, the General Court of the European Union and the European Court of Justice, as well as before the German Patent and Trademark Office, the EU Intellectual Property Office and the World Intellectual Property Organisation.

As part of her law studies at the Universities of Saarbrucken and Dusseldorf, Ms Schiffer spent several semesters in Nancy and Madrid as an Erasmus scholarship holder. She then studied IP law in Dusseldorf and was one of the first graduates of the course. She worked in the IP group of a law firm in England for her legal clerkship. She joined COHAUSZ & FLORACK in 2005 as an attorney and became a partner in 2010.

Ms Schiffer advises clients in German and English.

Professional associations

  • ECTA
  • INTA

Firm details

Patent- und Rechtsanwälte
Bleichstrasse 14
Dusseldorf 40211

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