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Susanna Heurung

Partner
Attorney-at-Law
Certified Specialist Lawyer for Intellectual Property

Susanna Heurung provides comprehensive advice and assistance to clients in matters relating to German, European and international trademark law, design law, competition law, copyright law and food law. Her work involves preparing and processing applications for registration as well as legal and out-of-court proceedings in opposition, cancellation and infringement proceedings, warning notices and temporary injunctions.

Susanna represents clients before the competent German and European bodies and courts and has also successfully appeared on behalf of clients before the European Court of Justice. In 2018 she became head of the firm’s trademark department.

Career
Since 2019Partner at Maiwald

Since 2017

Attorney-at-law at Maiwald 

2004-2017

Attorney-at-law at various IP law firms, most recently partner of the law firm Kotischke & Heurung Partnerschaft mbB

2001-2002

Legal Intern Avant! Corp Portland

Education

Seit 2009

Fachanwältin für Gewerblichen Rechtsschutz

2004

Zulassung zur Rechtsanwältin

2002-2004

Rechtsreferendariat in Landshut

2001-2002

Legal Intern Avant! Corp Portland

1996-2000

Studium der Rechtswissenschaften an der Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen

Services
  • Filing strategies and drafting trademark and design applications
  • Trademark and design portfolio management
  • Availability searches
  • Opposition proceedings
  • Warning letters
  • Preliminary injunction proceedings and protective briefs
  • Lawsuits
  • Cancellation and nullity proceedings
  • Drafting of contracts
  • Legal review of advertising campaigns
Publications
  • Business bases opposition against trade mark on company name, Managin Intellectual Property, 10/2018
  • Design protection more important than ever, Managing Intellectual Property, 06/2017
Memberships
  • Bar Association
  • GRUR
  • INTA
Languages

German, English, Spanish, French