Sebastian Schneller
Senior Associate

Sebastian Schneller advises clients on national, European and international trademark and design law. He handles all proceedings before the relevant offices and develops suitable strategies for the protection and enforcement of industrial property rights as well as for their monetization, for example through licensing or sale. In addition, he advises clients on issues of competition and domain law.

Before joining Thum & Partners, Sebastian Schneller worked as an attorney-at-law and head of trademark and design department in one of the largest patent and law firms at Lake Constance. He advised various clients, from individuals to medium-sized companies and DAX-listed groups, on matters of intellectual property law, in particular trademark law and design law, as well as copyright law, data protection law and contractual arrangements, in particular non-disclosure agreements, license agreements, purchase and distribution agreements and software contracts.

Representative before the Unified Patent Court
Data protection officer (TÜV)


Attorney-at-law with Thum & Partners

Registration as representative before the Unified Patent Court


Bar admission

Second state examination in law (Higher regional court Karlsruhe)


First state examination in law (University of Konstanz)