Katharina von Seydlitz-Brandl

Attorney at Law
Certified IP Lawyer
Senior Associate




2018  Attorney at Law at Müller Schupfner & Partner, Munich
2017  Attorney at Law at rwzh Rechtsanwälte, Munich
2014  Attorney at Law at Weickmann & Weickmann, Munich
2014  Admission as German Attorney at Law
2011  Law studies at University Passau and Ludwig-Maximilians-University of Munich, Germany, graduated with First State Examination


Katharina has worked in the field ofIntellectual Property Law since 2007 and advises international and national clients on Trademark Law, in particular on trademark filing strategies as well as opposition and cancellation proceedings. Furthermore, she is active in the enforcement and defence of clients’ trademark and design rights in and out of court, including preliminary injunction proceedings. Her clients are from the sectors of medical technology, cosmetics as well as automotive and household appliances.

Katharina completed her studies with a focus on Intellectual Property Law in Passau and Munich, Germany. During her legal traineeship, she worked in the IP department of KPMG in Munich, Germany, and Dublin, Ireland.

Technical Areas

  • Trademark Law
  • Design Law
  • Unfair Competition Law
  • Patent Law

Legal Expertise

  • Strategic consulting and trademark portfolio management
  • Trademark prosecution, opposition and cancellation proceedings
  • Infringement proceedings in the area of trademarks, design and unfair competition law
  • Licensing and cooperation agreements
  • Customs seizures and customs inspection measures at fairs
  • Product piracy


  • MARQUES – Fédération Internationale des Conseils en Propriété Intellectuelle
  • GRURGewerblicher Rechtsschutz und Urheberrecht
  • Deutscher Anwaltsverein