Thursday, 21 July 2022

Leaders League recommends Orth Kluth for IP/IT, data protection and compliance services

The international rating agency Leaders League has for the first time listed Orth Kluth as “recommended”:

  • Germany – Best Law Firms & IP Agencies for Trademark Prosecution – 2022
  • Germany – Best Law Firms for Data Protection – 2022
  • Germany – Best Law Firms for Trademark Litigation – 2022
  • Germany – Best Law Firms for IT, Technology & Outsourcing – 2022
  • Germany – Best Law Firms for Compliance, Investigations & Fraud – 2022

At the same time, Leaders league recommends individual Orth Kluth partners in the following categories:


  • Internal investigation and compliance programmes – Dr Markus Berndt

Intellectual property

- Trademark prosecution: Dr Anja Doepner-Thiele and Dr Philipp Mels

- Trademark litigation: Dr Anja Doepner-Thiele LL.M., Dr Ulla Kelp LL.M., Dr Philipp Mels

Innovation, technologies and telecommunication

- Data protection – Dr Ulla Kelp and Dr Philipp Mels

- IT and outsourcing – Dr Ulla Kelp and Dr Philipp Mels

The ranking is determined on the basis of information submitted by specialist departments, as well as consultation with law firms and the executive staff of companies, associations and institutions, and also with industry experts. The full ranking can be accessed here.

Leaders League was founded in Paris in 1996 and operates with a team of some 150 experts as an international rating agency and corporate service provider specialising in the creation of rankings, market research and news content for the legal, financial, technology and human resources industries. In addition to its head office in Paris, Leaders League also has offices in London, Madrid, Lima, Milan, Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo.