We are a law firm specializing in film, television and other audiovisual matters.
We advise and represent
We are an independent law office cross-linked internationally with tax experts, lawyers and industry decision-makers. We provide efficient, individualized and personal legal consultation with one contact person throughout the duration of a project. One key aspect of our activities is international collaborations such as co-productions or financial co-operations.
We are a trilingual office with working languages written and spoken in German, English and French.
started his professional career as defence attorney of doctors in the leading German law firm for law of medicine in Munich. He switched to the audio-visual industry in 1988 as general counsel and proxy holder for the four companies of the Polyphon group in Hamburg which produced mainly TV-series and films, music films and industry films. In 1993 he was managing director for SENATOR companies in Munich and Berlin whose major business area was the production and distribution of feature films. In 1996 he opened his own law firm in Berlin in order to focus on international projects in particular.
Member of the Bar Association in Berlin and of the International Association of Entertainment Lawyers, founding member and chairman of the board of the association MiMMA - Mediation in the Media, Music & the Arts e.V., member of the European Film Academy (EFA), member of the German-French Film Academy, sustaining member of Deutsche Filmakademie, lecturer at Deutsche Film und Fernsehakademie Berlin and at Filmakademie Ludwigsburg, founder and managing partner of the international "Collection Agency" OnTrust Inkasso- und Abrechnungsgesellschaft mbH in Berlin.
Our office is in the center of Berlin near the big department store KaDeWe and easily accessible by Taxi or public transport (nearest underground station/bus stop is Wittenbergplatz).
The ride to Berlin-Brandenburg-International-Airport (BBI) in Schönefeld takes about 30 min. by taxi, slightly longer by public transport., and to Hauptbahnhof (central train station) or Tegel Airport about 15 min.
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