Markus Röder

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+49 (0) 89 21 23 50

Office: Munich

Languages: German, English


Markus Röder primarily advises on registering and enforcing industrial property rights, focusing on trademarks, designs, and copyrights. He is also active in competition and advertising law.

Markus specialises in product piracy, protection against counterfeiting, and border seizures. He places a strong emphasis on securing rights in litigation proceedings and developing out-of-court solutions.

His advisory portfolio also includes handling worldwide trademark applications, as well as cancellation and invalidity proceedings before the DPMA and EUIPO.

In addition to major international corporations, Markus advises medium-sized companies. He advises clients across all sectors, particularly luxury goods, fashion, consumer goods, automotive and mechanical engineering, consumer electronics, medical devices, technology, and new media.

Outside of his work at the law firm, Markus enjoys soccer, hiking, tennis, and good food.


  • Trademark Law
  • Trademark Infringement & Product counterfeiting
  • Designs
  • Competition Law
  • Copyright Law

Key points

  • Luxury Goods
  • Fashion
  • Consumer Goods
  • Automotive and Mechanical Engineering
  • Consumer Electronics
  • Medical Products
  • Technology Groups
  • New media


  • Study of law at the University of Regensburg, first state examination, 2019
  • Research assistant at a major national law firm, Munich, 2019
  • Legal clerkship at the Regional Court of Regensburg, second state examination, 2022
  • Trainee at the European Union in the Intangible Economy Department, Brussels, 2022
  • Attorney-at-Law with Grünecker, since 2022


“Border seizure, trade fairs, eBay monitoring”
Lecture as part of IP for IP’s distance learning program for trade mark and design lawyers, 2024