Sheldon Emily Sullivan

“Protecting innovations and ideas is a global and international task. This is my personal focus.”

Attorney-at-Law Sheldon Emily Sullivan

“Protecting innovations and ideas is a global and international task. This is my personal focus.”

Attorney-at-Law Sheldon Emily Sullivan

Attorney-at-law Sheldon Emily Sullivan

About me:

  • Associate Attorney
  • Born and raised in the USA
  • Course in computer science at Eastern Michigan University (USA)
  • Degree in law with an emphasis on commercial law from Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nuremberg
  • Articled clerkship at the Higher Regional Court Nuremberg
  • Freelance translator for legal texts into English
  • Since 2020: Participation in the training course for specialization in intellectual property
  • Languages: German, English

My focus and special interest areas:

  • National and international trademark law
  • National and international design law
  • Unfair competition law
  • Trademark negotiations on national and international levels
  • Domain and social media law

Representation:

  • German Patent and Trademark Office (DPMA)
  • European Patent Office (EPO/EUIPO)
  • World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
  • German Federal Patent Court (BPatG)
  • German regional and higher regional courts
  • European General Court
  • European Court of Justice in Luxembourg.

What distinguishes me as an attorney?

  • Open-minded and proactive approach
  • Special appreciation for cultural nuances through an international background in the USA and Germany
  • Native knowledge of the English language, allowing me to represent my clients on a native speaker level in front of international offices
  • Deeper IT proficiency that helps me to recognize the needs of my clients and to implement them successfully

How can I help you?

I look forward to your contact:

Sheldon Emily Sullivan
Attorney-at-Law
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