Franz Gernhardt is a senior counsel in Bird & Bird LLP’s international IP group based in Munich.
He specialises in all aspects of IP law and advises clients in particular in the areas of trademark, design and copyright law. He also assists clients in the areas of sports and media law and has a vast experience in the areas of Litigation and Dispute Resolution.
In 2003, he completed his Master of Law degree at Fordham Law School in New York, where he focused on IP and International Trade Law.
Franz is a member of the German Intellectual Property Association (GRUR), admitted to the bar in Germany and the United States (State of New York) and is fluent in German and English.