Witzel Erb Backu & Partner – Strategic Growth through Prominent Additions

Munich November 10, 2022 – As of January 1, 2023, the law firm Witzel Erb Backu & Partner will be strengthened by three additional professionals with the focus on litigation, IP/IT and media law as well as AI. The additions will strengthen and expand the firm's service portfolio in these areas. The firm is thus growing strategically.

Dr. Elisabeth Frfr. von Weichs has had the best access to the media industry for 30 years and, in addition to advising on contract drafting, has a particular focus on litigation. Her reputation in this field has been outstanding for years - her litigation tactics highly regarded. Weichs started her career at the law firm Noerr.

Dr. Daniel Kögel, who also joins the IT team as a partner, focuses not only on IP and IT but also on intellectual property. His affinity lies in the area of legal tech and AI, and he also received his doctorate in this field. Veit Steinberger has been a lawyer for five years and focuses on media and creative industries as well as IT law, including data protection. Daniel Kögel and Veit Steinberger are Certified Experts for Copyright and Media Law.

With this addition, the number of professionals in the firm increases to 29 (13 partners, 16 associates). The decision for further growth results from an increased demand for comprehensive IP/IT consulting services from all industries.

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