Daniel Marschollek

Norton Rose Fulbright LLP

Daniel Marschollek

Daniel Marschollek



Daniel Marschollek is a litigation and disputes lawyer based in Frankfurt and Munich. His practice focuses on complex trademarks, design, copyrights, antitrust and competition litigation, as well as on trademark / industrial design prosecution, and IP-related issues of cartel law.

Daniel regularly represents blue-chip clients from the sports, luxury goods, fashion, telecommunications, automotive and pharmaceuticals industries.

Prior to joining the firm, Daniel was a partner in other international law firms. He has been recommended for trademark and antitrust and competition law by a range of bodies including JUVE Handbook Commercial Law Firms, Chambers and Partners, WTR1000 and Best Lawyers.

Professional experience

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Law - Johann Wolfgang Goethe University

Master's of European and International Business Law - University of St. Gallen

  • Rechtsanwalt (German qualified lawyer) 1999


  • A large German retail chain and its suppliers – anti-counterfeiting and litigation, resulting in a landmark decision from the German Federal Supreme Court (I ZR 52/10 – Converse I)
  • NIKE Innovate CV – anti-counterfeiting and customs seizures
  • AllStar CV (Converse) – anti-counterfeiting and customs seizures
  • LVMH Fashion Group (Dior, Kenzo, Givenchy, Celine, Moynat) – anti-counterfeiting and customs seizures
  • Abercrombie & Fitch – anti-counterfeiting and customs seizures
  • Energizer Brande Brands – anti-counterfeiting and customs seizures; various EUIPO oppositions as well as opposition before the German Patent and Trademark Office
  • Leading luxury conglomerate – trademarks, designs, copyrights
  • engelbert strauss gmbh & co kg – trademarks
  • BNP Paribas SA – global portfolio management
  • Arval SA – global portfolio management
  • Adler Modemärkte Ag – global portfolio management
  • Veritas AG – global portfolio management
  • KEMA BV – global portfolio management
  • Exasol AG – global portfolio management


JUVE Handbook Commercial Law Firms, Trademark and unfair competition law, 2003 to date

  • "sophisticated and constructive advice in complex matters"
  • "excellent trademark practice and vast experience with border seizures."

Chambers and Partners Global /  Chambers and Partners Europe, Band 4: Trade mark and antitrust and competition

World Trademark Review (WTR1000), Leading trademark professional

  • "outstanding lawyer and an excellent technician" as well as "A brilliant lawyer, Marschollek has immense technical capabilities and is excellent to work with."
  • "a familiar sight at the Federal Court of Justice; blue-chips from the sports, telecommunications and automotive industries seek him out in droves for his perceptive counsel."

The Best Lawyers in Germany 

  • Intellectual property law in Germany, 2019 to date
  • '2022 Lawyer of the Year' for Intellectual Property Law in Hessen

Who's Who Legal

  • Global leader: Trademarks (2020)
  • National leader – Germany: Trademarks (2021)
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