Klaus Scheib

Dr. jur.
Attorney at Law




2021  Attorney at Law at Müller Schupfner & Partner
2014  Attorney at Law at RLTG Patent- und Rechtsanwälte
2007  Admitted to the German Bar
2007  Attorney at Law at Weickmann & Weickmann Patent- und Rechtsanwälte
2003  Legal clerk at the German Patent and Trade Mark Office
1996 – 1998  Legal clerkship at the Munich Higher Regional Court
1989 – 1996  Law Studies at the University of Passau and the Ludwig-Maximilians-University of Munich, Germany


Klaus practice focuses on trademark and unfair competition law. He advises medium-sized companies and international groups on their trademark strategy and the selection of new trademarks as well as in court and out-of-court disputes worldwide, as well as start-ups in building up their trademark portfolio. He represents intellectual property rights in cease-and-desist and litigation proceedings. In addition, Klaus has extensive knowledge in other legal areas in the field of civil and criminal law.

After completing his doctorate, Klaus worked for 4 years as a legal clerk at the German Patent and Trademark Office before joining the law firm Weickmann & Weickmann. After the spin-off of Weickmann & Weickmann to RLTG, Dr Scheib joined Müller Schupfner & Partner in 2021.

Technical Areas

  • Trademark Law
  • Design Law
  • Unfair Competition Law
  • Copyright Law

Legal Expertise

  • Judicial and extrajudicial enforcement of trade mark rights and designs, in particular registration and opposition proceedings as well as cancellation and infringement proceedings in Germany and worldwide
  • Supervision and protection of worldwide trademark portfolios
  • Trademark searches
  • Drafting and negotiating agreements
  • Border seizure applications and customs controls at trade fairs
  • Product piracy