Michael Terhaag, LL.M.
- Specialist lawyer for industrial property law
- Specialist lawyer for IT law
Geboren am 28. April 1971 in Hilden / Rheinland
Sprachen: Deutsch, Englisch
Terhaag & Partner Rechtsanwälte
Telefon: 0211 / 168 886 00
Telefax: 0211 / 168 886 01
Michael Terhaag is founder and partner of the law firm Terhaag & Partner Rechtsanwälte based in Düsseldorf, Germany.
As a lawyer, he has been practicing in Internet law, trademark law and competition law since 1999. In addition to advising and representing clients in contractual matters in intellectual property law, he also specializes in the law governing statements, press and media law, as well as youth protection and data protection. Since 2006, Michael Terhaag has been a Master of Laws, LL.M. (Information Law) and since 2008 a specialist attorney for information technology law (IT law) as well as a specialist attorney for intellectual property law and since 2010 a TüV-Rheinland certified data protection officer.
Michael Terhaag is regularly available as an experienced and competent contact for current reporting on selected legal topics. In addition to numerous media appearances, radio, TV and newspaper interviews and several specialist books, he is co-author of the legal handbook "Influencer Marketing" published in 2021.
born 28th of April 1971 in Hilden / near Düsseldorf, Germany
Languages: German, English
High School in Düsseldorf;
1990-1996 studying laws at the University of Cologne;
holding a tennis coach´s licence;
1996-1997 special course in tax-law (Fachanwaltslehrgang);
legal traineeship in Düsseldorf with stations at the Fiscal Court and Public Prosecutor of Düsseldorf and at the
German-American Chamber of Commerce in Los Angeles, USA;
Second State Examination in law in February 1999;
admitted to the attorney´s bar in April 1999;
from 1999-2002 partner-attorney at Strömer Rechtsanwälte, Düsseldorf;
co-founder of withöft, terhaag & rossenhövel in September 2002 and owner of Terhaag & Partner Attorneys.
2013, 2014, 2015 , 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022 and 2023 listed Best Lawyers Germany IT-Law
Specialist in Intellectual Property, (specifically Trademark-, Competion law and Domain Disputes) and IT-Law
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