Project Description

Dr. Claudia Böhm

Certified Specialist for Intellectual Property Law
Lecturer for competition law at the University of Münster
Partner in our Munich office

Widenmayerstraße 6
80538 München

T +49 / 89 / 22 33 11
F +49 / 89 / 21 21 59 59

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Practice Areas

  • Pharmaceutical law
  • Competition law
  • Real estate law

Claudia Böhm has more than 20 years of expertise in pharmaceutical law, in particular as regards the sale, promotion and parallel imports of drugs and medical products. Claudia Böhm in particular specializes in litigation regarding the sale and promotion of drugs, especially in the expeditious enforcement of claims in proceedings for temporary restraining orders, dealing with the multi-disciplinary challenge of processing the relevant medical and scientific data in a litigation environment. Her clients in these areas include well-known national and international corporate players in the pharmaceutical industry. She also provides consulting services for entrepreneurs and companies from other industries in all matters pertaining to unfair competition, in particular with respect to advertising focused on environmental issues and technological standards. Claudia Böhm represents the legal interests of her clients both in and out of court. Other focal points of Claudia Böhm’s legal work comprise real estate law, in particular, she advises real estate funds regarding structuring of contracts as well as development and management of properties, handles real estate transactions and advises and represents her clients with regard to commercial leases.


  • Legal studies at the University of Münster, Germany
  • Scientific assistant from 1989 to 1992 at the Institute for Roman Law Institute at the University of Münster
  • Admitted to the German bar in 1993
  • Certified Specialist for Intellectual Property Law

  • JUVE Handbook 2014/2015: Healthcare: “Frequently Recommended: Dr. Claudia Böhm (“good lawyer in legal matters of advertisement for pharmaceuticals“ – competitor)”
  • JUVE Handbook 2015/2016: Healthcare: “Frequently Recommended: Dr. Claudia Böhm (“expertise in the field of vaccines” – client)
  • JUVE Handbook 2016/2017: Healthcare: “Frequently Recommended: Dr. Claudia Böhm”
  • German law publication Legal 500 Deutschland 2011/2012: “… known for her expertise in pharmaceutical law.”
  • Best Lawyers 2017 lists Dr. Claudia Böhm in the field of pharmaceutical law.

  • Member of the German Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property Rights (GRUR)

Claudia Böhm has (co-)authored numerous articles and regularly publishes articles in various law magazines on subject matters such as:

  • Comment on Higher Regional Court of Düsseldorf decision (I-15 U 119/14) of Sept 3, 2015 on penalty contracts and extent of cease and desist declarations (Zustandekommen eines Vertragsstrafevertrages und Umfang der Unterlassungsverpflichtung), in German law publication Der IP-Rechts-Berater (IPRB), 2016, 56;
  • Comment on Higher Regional Court of Hamburg decision (3 U 193/13) of Sept 24, 2014 on gratis distribution of pharmaceuticals to pharmacists (Kostenlose Abgabe von Arzneimitteln an Apotheker ‘zu Demonstrationszwecken’, in German law publication Der IP-Rechts-Berater (IPRB), 2015, 131;
  • Article on current legislative tendencies in medical advertising law (“Aktuelle Tendenzen in der Rechtsprechung zur Arzneimittelwerbung”), Part 1, in German law publication Der IP-Rechts-Berater (IPRB), 2013, 250;
  • Comment on German Federal Court of Justice (BGH) decision (I ZR 62/11) from Feb 6, 2013 on regarding misleading advertising for medical drugs based on scientific studies (“Irreführung durch auf Studien gestützte Werbung für Arzneimittel”) in German law publication Der IP-Rechts-Berater (IPRB), 2013, 151
  • Article on the physician’s liability for deficient pharmaceutical treatments (“Die Haftung des Arztes für fehlerhafte Arzneimitteltherapien”), PaPfleReQ, 2013, 45.

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