Areas of practice
- Intellectual Property Law
- Company & Corporate Law (incl. M&A)
- Int. Contract & Commercial Law
- Litigation & Arbitration
- Labour & Employment Law
Thomas Remmerbach was born in 1956 in Uetersen, Germany. After completing his studies in law at the Universities of Münster and Lausanne he received a PhD in banking and bankruptcy law in 1984. After completing a judicial clerkship in 1988, Dr. Remmerbach was admitted to the bar. Dr. Remmerbach speaks English and was previously an associate lecturer at both the University of Hamburg and the Hamburg University of Applied Sciences.
Dr. Remmerbach has been a partner at the Hamburg law firm MARX Rechtsanwälte since 1994. The firm was founded in 1973 and provides comprehensive advisory services on all aspects of commercial and tax law to mainly Mittelstand companies, as well as to various financial institutions and listed corporations. Thus the firm's good client contacts and the high quality of its fast and flexible advice remain in the foreground. MARX Rechtsanwälte is also a founding member of the global lawyers' association CONSULEGIS EWIV which is comprised of around 1,700 fee-earners in 42 countries.
One of the practice fields which Dr. Remmerbach focuses on is IP. He has many years' experience in this field as well as litigation expertise, particularly in the area of trademarks and competition. For example, Dr. Remmerbach successfully represented a Mittelstand company against a 'global player' that had made extensive claims over their abstract color trademark. Dr. Remmerbach is also active in corporate and company law. In this context he has advised multiple M&A transactions from due diligence to closing. Dr. Remmerbach also advises one of the leading independent storage and handling companies in the petroleum industry and he has long been entrusted with the company's sales and acquisitions. As far as foreign jurisdictions are concerned, the lawyers at MARX Rechtsanwälte work successfully together with their colleagues at CONSULEGIS.
Dr. Thomas Remmerbach is a member of the Hamburg and German Bar Associations, as well as the Association for Intellectual Property and Copyright law (GRUR) and is also the contact person for MARX Rechtsanwälte in the lawyers' association CONSULEGIS EWIV.