Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, partnership of attorneys, has been nominated by trade service Juve as Law Firm of the Year 2009 in the "Media" category. "We highly appreciate the nomination," says attorney Michael Schmittmann, Head of the IP•IT•Media Practice Group and Partner of the law firm in Düsseldorf. "The nomination represents a recognition of our consistently good work for more than a decade of providing counsel on the front lines of German and European market development. Our almost 30 specialists possess the proven know-how and many years of experience which help our clients succeed at managerial and corporate level."
The Juve Awards are considered one of the most important industry awards and are annually handed out in 17 categories, including 14 awards for law firms and three for in-house categories. Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek is nominated for "Media" in addition to four other law firms. The award will be announced and presented in Frankfurt on October 29, 2009.
The IP•IT•Media Practice Group provides specialized counseling services across several offices and represents clients in litigation in the fields of information technology, media and telecommunications as well as in the area of industrial property rights, copyright law and fair competition law.