Florian Richter, LL.M.

Florian Richter, LL.M.


Email florian.richter@​hoganlovells.com

Phone +49 40 419 93 0

Fax +49 40 419 93 200

LanguagesGerman, English

Practice groupIntellectual Property, Media, and Technology

Florian Richter advises national and international clients in the field of intellectual property, especially in trademark, domain and unfair competition law. He especially represents clients from the sectors e-commerce, IT and consumer goods – both in court as well as in out-of-court disputes.  

Main areas of his practice are national and international trademark enforcement, advising online intermediaries and combatting infringements over the internet. 

Florian studied law at the University of Münster and at the University of Edinburgh, where he obtained a Master of Laws (LL.M.) with focus on intellectual property law. During his legal clerkship, he worked at a German broadcasting agency, the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (Department for Digital Transformation), and also at the trademark chamber of Regional Court of Hamburg.

Education and admissions


LL.M., University of Edinburgh, 2018

Second State Exam in Law, Higher Regional Court of Hamburg, 2017

First State Exam in Law, University of Münster, 2014

Representative experience

Advising several leading online intermediaries on trademark, copyright and unfair competition law aspects.

Advising one of the world's leading telecommunications companies on trademark enforcement.

Advising a leading toy manufacturer in trademark and unfair competition law.

Advising a leading supplier of branded consumer goods in trademark, design and patent disputes.

Advising a leading guitar manufacturer on its strategy in enforcing IP rights in several famous guitar body shapes.

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