ECIJA starts the year announcing a new signing with the arrival of Spanish and German lawyer Sönke Lund. Lund has more than 20 years of experience in advising national and international companies on Commercial Law, Competition and Intellectual Property. The new ECIJA partner will lead the German Desk of ECIJA’s Barcelona office.
Lund has handled litigation related to the protection of tangible and intangible assets, as well as general contract and commercial law. In addition to his extensive experience in intellectual and industrial property, he specialises in regulatory compliance and food and non-food product safety and product liability issues.
His professional career includes 17 years as a partner at Monereo Meyer Marine-lo Abogados. He has also been a member of the Advisory Council of the International Bar Association (IBA) in the agriculture section and co-chair of the section on new business structures.
With a Law degree from the University of Hamburg, he has been recognised by Chambers and Partners and other international directories as a foreign expert in Intellectual Property in Spain and Germany and has been highlighted as one of the leading international lawyers in franchising law.