Dr. Katy Ritzmann

Lawyer, Partner

+49 30 203907-422

Location Berlin

Dr. Katy Ritzmann

  • Lawyer, admitted to the Bar in 2006
  • Partner under the German Partnership Act


Practice Areas
  • High-Tech and Cyber Security
  • Information Technology
  • Data Protection
  • Licensing and other Commercial Transactions,
  • Corporate and Venture Capital including Equity and Debt Financing Transactions
  • StartUp-Advisory
  • Trademarks
  • Commercial Contracts Law
  • Press & Media
Additional qualifications
  • Certified IP Lawyer
  • Foreign Lawyer Israel (Germany)
Education and Professional Experience
  • University of Augsburg
  • Doctorate at the Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena (Dr. jur.)
  • Employment and Partner at various major law firms in the area of IP / IT mainly for companies from the technology and internet sector
  • English, French, German, Other
  • Member of German Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (GRUR)
  • Ritzmann, Katy: In Israel you simply sign a contract and send it per email, in Venture Capital Magazin Special, 14f
  • Ritzmann, Katy und Hänig, Andreas: Das Safe Harbor-Urteil und seine Folgen, in: K&R, 2016, Beilage 1 zu Heft 9, 40 ff. (The Safe-Harbor decision and it‘s consequences)
  • Ritzmann, Katy: Was das Pick-Up-Urteil für RTL bedeutet, in: HORIZONT, 18.02.2016
  • Ritzmann, Katy: EuGH bringt Geschäftsmodell der IT-Riesen ins Wanken, in: Die Welt, 06.10.2015
  • Ritzmann, Katy: Kachelmann siegt gegen Springer-Verlag, in: Der Tagesspiegel, 30.09.2015
  • Ritzmann, Katy: Der Markenschutz von Werbeslogans, Tectum Verlag Marburg, 2009 (Dissertation)