von BOETTICHER Rechtsanwälte Partnerschaftsgesellschaft mbB > Munich, Germany > Firm Profile

von BOETTICHER Rechtsanwälte Partnerschaftsgesellschaft mbB
80538 MUNICH

Industry focus > Healthcare and life sciences Tier 4

von BOETTICHER Rechtsanwälte Partnerschaftsgesellschaft mbB has experience in advising vaccine manufacturers and distributors and covers matters pertaining to pharmaceutical advertising law. Other key strengths are compliance and contract drafting, such as license and distribution agreements as well as research and development contracts. The team also advises startups on the design and marketing of new products and services, with additional interface expertise in transactions. Claudia Böhm (pharmaceutical and competition law), Oliver Stöckel (pharmaceutical and medical device law, HWG) in Munich and Anselm Brandi-Dohrn (pharmaceutical, IP, IT) in Berlin are the key figures.

Key clients


Belano Medical AG

Betterguards GmbH

CellAct Pharma GmbH

Cellbricks GmbH

EVER Neuro Pharma Gruppe

Gilead Sciences GmbH

LEO Pharma GmbH

Madaus & Lauscher GmbH

medithek GmbH

Nekonal SARL (Lux)

Polski Bank Komórek Macierzystych (PBKM)


Sedana Medical AB (publ)

Work highlights

  • Comprehensive advice to EVER Neuro Pharma GmbH on IP, UWG and pharmaceutical law, in particular clinical studies, licensing issues, supplier contracts; Representation in numerous disputes with a former exclusive distributor for market development in Germany and Switzerland as well as with other competitors.
  • Representing an international pharmaceutical group with a vaccine business in numerous competition law disputes with other vaccine suppliers regarding a high-dose flu vaccine.
  • Representing and advising Polski Bank Komórek Macierzystych (PBKM) on the acquisition of Eticur, a leading German provider of testing, processing and storage of umbilical cord blood stem cells.

Information technology > Information technology and digitalisation Tier 5

As part of international network Lawyers Associated Worldwide, von BOETTICHER Rechtsanwälte Partnerschaftsgesellschaft mbB is globally well connected which also reflects in its IT team's instructions by global corporations and smaller international companies. The Berlin-based Anselm Brandi-Dohrn often advises on cross-border transactions, while the Munich-based Sven Schlotzhauer specializes in assisting online platforms; Angelika Hoche assists Verizon Media with all IT matters in Germany.

Key clients

IDG Gruppe

National Instruments Gruppe

Verizon Media

ComTrade d.o.o.

Claris International

Fuba Automotive Electronics GmbH

Ventiv Technology Group International Ltd

Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik

Work highlights

  • Advising and representing a global corporation in a dispute against the public sector concerning a failed software development project.
  • Advising and representing a global corporation in a dispute with the largest German bad bank concerning an outsourcing framework agreement.
  • Advising a global corporation in a dispute with an aviation group concerning the interpretation of an outsourcing contract.

The firm: For 50 years, von BOETTICHER has been synonymous with competence, confidence, innovativeness and international strategy under one roof. Founded in 1972, von BOETTICHER has from its beginnings been committed to combining international law practice with the advantages of a mid-sized law firm.

At von BOETTICHER, we think and act globally like our clients while relying on our many years of experience in complex international law practice. Clients benefit from the firm’s independence and culture, which is participatory rather than hierarchical.

Today von BOETTICHER has about 20 lawyers at the offices in Munich and Berlin. Because the firm is of manageable size and each partner is directly accessible to his or her clients, we can respond with exceptional speed and flexibility. Setting up teams of expert attorneys from different law fields and, as needed, from other international locations, we are able to handle difficult and urgent cases of significant volume involving numerous foreign countries promptly and efficiently with the high quality that has made von BOETTICHER a highly reputed international law firm.

A major part of our clients are either foreign-based companies or German subsidiaries of foreign-based companies, many being well known global players. We are respected for our high quality standards and flexibility in international consulting, due also to our cooperation with competent partner firms in more than 180 economic centers around the world.

Areas of practice
Banking, finance and capital markets

    • Lending and borrowing
    • Restructuring and insolvency
    • General banking law and banking supervisory law
    • Capital markets law
    • Litigation and arbitration


    • Dr Ulrich Block
    • Jens Horstkotte
    • Dr Bernhard Maierhofer
    • Dr Stephan Rettenbeck

Corporate / mergers and acquisitions

    • Incorporation
    • Corporate finance
    • Capital and structural measures
    • Corporate governance
    • Mergers and acquisitions
    • Litigation and arbitration


    • Dr Ulrich Block
    • Dietrich von Boetticher
    • Dr Joachim Güntzer
    • Jens Horstkotte
    • Dr Bernhard Maierhofer
    • Dr Stephan Rettenbeck

Healthcare and life sciences

    • Research and development, clinical studies
    • Pre-marketing
    • Contract manufacturing and quality assurance
    • Consulting on marketing and sales strategies
    • International license and distribution agreements
    • Pricing and procurement procedures
    • Compliance
    • Competitor disputes/medical advertising laws


    • Dr Holger Alt
    • Dr Claudia Böhm
    • Dr Anselm Brandi-Dohrn

Intellectual property

    • Protection of your rights
    • Research and development
    • Management and sale of IP rights
    • Cross-border IP management
    • Trademark, design, patent and copyright infringements
    • Competition law
    • Competitive disputes


    • Dr Holger Alt
    • Dr Claudia Böhm
    • Dr Anselm Brandi-Dohrn
    • Dr Angelika Hoche
    • Sven Schlotzhauer

IT / new media

    • E-commerce
    • New media, web portals, Web 2.0, social media
    • Mobile services and Apps
    • Gaming
    • Data protection and compliance
    • IT outsourcing
    • Full-range solutions for hard- and software providers
    • IT contract awarding


    • Dr Anselm Brandi-Dohrn
    • Dr Angelika Hoche
    • Jens Horstkotte
    • Sven Schlotzhauer

Real estate

    • Real estate transactions and real estate financing
    • Real estate management
    • Project development
    • Structuring and marketing of closed- and open-ended real estate funds
    • Litigation


    • Dr Claudia Böhm
    • Dr Joachim Güntzer
    • Dr Kristina Plank
Banking, Finance and Capital Markets Jens Horstkotte
Banking, Finance and Capital Markets Dr. Bernhard Maierhofer
Banking, Finance and Capital Markets Dr. Stephan Rettenbeck
Corporate / M&A Dietrich von Boetticher
Corporate / M&A Dr. Joachim Güntzer
Corporate / M&A Jens Horstkotte
Corporate / M&A Dr. Bernhard Maierhofer
Corporate / M&A Dr. Stephan Rettenbeck
Healthcare & Life Sciences Dr. Claudia Böhm
Intellectual property Dr. Claudia Böhm
Intellectual property Dr. Angelika Hoche
Intellectual property Sven Schlotzhauer
IT/New Media Dr. Angelika Hoche
IT/New Media Jens Horstkotte
IT/New Media Sven Schlotzhauer
Real estate Dr. Claudia Böhm
Real estate Dr. Joachim Güntzer
Real estate Dr. Kristina Plank
Number of lawyers : 17
at this office : 10
Lawyers Associated Worldwide
Contact : Dr Angelika Hoche
Other offices : Berlin