Anwälte & Kooperationen

Dr. Oliver S. Hartmann, LL.M.

Advocate, Mediator & Solicitor (England & Wales)
Registered Specialist Lawyer for Copyright and Media Law


(German Version)

RA Hartmann  
  • Born 1978

  • Law Studies at Humboldt-University of Berlin

  • PhD research stay at University of Mumbai, India (2005-2006)

  • Postgraduate diploma course on Alternative Dispute Resolution in India at Kishinchand Chellaram Law College, Mumbai

  • Employed Assistant at the German Anti-Counterfeiting Association (APM) between 2006 and 2012

  • 2 years Traineeship (Referendariat) at inter alia High Court in Berlin (competition law and trade marks), German Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs and Energy, Boehmert & Boehmert

  • 1st and 2nd Law Degree in 2009

  • Advocate since 2009 und founding partner of InDe® Advocates

  • Mediator since 2010

  • Dr. jur. (summa cum laude) since 2010

  • Specialist Lawyer course for Intellectual Property Law, 2011 (First class)

  • Master of Laws – LL.M. in Intellectual Property and Media Law, 2012

  • Solicitor (England & Wales) since 2013

  • Specialist Lawyer for Copyright and Media Law registered at Bar Association of Berlin since 2018

Areas of focus:

  • Trade Marks and Competition Law

  • Copyright and Design Law

  • Personal Rights and Press Law

  • Indian Law


  • English

Publications (selected):

  • Das Markenrecht in Indien, GWR-Serie des Max-Planck-Instituts für Immaterialgüter- und Wettbewerbsrecht, 2011, 653 S., Carl Heymanns Verlag (Verlagsseite) // „Trade Marks Law in India“, GWR-Series of the Max-Plack-Institute for Intellectual Property and Competition Law, 2011 (Verlagsseite)

  • Rechtsgrundlagen des erfolgreichen Markteintritts in Indien, in: The Outsourcing Journal - Special Edition Outsourcing India – : 3/4 2012, S. 48-56 (gemeinsam mit RA Thomas Pallien, M.Sc.) // „Legal Framework for a successful Market Entry in India“, in: The Outsourcing Journal – Special Edition Outsourcing India 3/4 2012 (in conjunction with RA Thomas Pallien, M.Sc.)

Speeches and Seminars (selected):

  • CeBIT, 2010

  • Forum Institut für Managment, 2012, 2013

  • BayPatentallianz, 2013

  • Global IP Convention, 2013

  • Innovationship, 2013

  • PAFA-Tagung, 2016

  • German Anti-Counterfeiting Association (APM), 2018


  • Indo-German Lawyers’ Association (DIJV) e.V. (President)

  • AGEM (Working Group for IP and Media at DAV), (Member)

  • German Lawyers’ Association (DAV), (Member)

  • German Association for Intellectual Property and Copyright Law (GRUR), (Member)

  • Indo-Asian Arts Society (GIAK) e.V. (Member)


  • Karlheinz-Quack-Award in 2010 (Ph.D.-Award)

  • Soldan Law Firm Founders Award 2012 (Top three newly founded law firms in 2008-2010)

  • Degree Award of the Humboldt-University, Berlin (best LL.M. Master Thesis in 2012)