Marc is a member of the Intellectual Property Law Group of Bird & Bird, Germany. He focuses on national and international patent litigation and also provides general legal advice in intellectual property law and copyright law.
Marc was admitted to the bar in 2010. Before joining Bird & Bird in November 2011, Marc practised patent law in an international law firm in Munich, where he gained experience in patent infringement proceedings.
Marc studied law at the University of Münster. He also completed a Master of Laws degree in intellectual property law (“LL.M. Gewerblicher Rechtsschutz”) at the University in Düsseldorf. He completed his PhD at the University of Münster in 2008.
During his legal clerkship Marc worked for an international law firm in Düsseldorf and gained insight in to the decision making process of the Patent Senate of the Higher Regional Court Düsseldorf.
Marc is a member of the German Intellectual Property and Copyright Association (GRUR).