Brigitte Lindner


Year of Call: 1988

Practice Overview

1988                 Admission, Rechtsanwältin, Frankfurt am Main

1992-1999         (Non-practising (Inhouse Lawyer)

2000                 Readmission, Rechtsanwältin, Berlin

2004                 Registered European Lawyer, Bar Council of England & Wales

Brigitte has worked in international, European and comparative copyright and related rights law for over 30 years. She advises on copyright and related rights matters together with relevant aspects of human rights and private international law and is particularly conversant with music and film law. She also accepts appointments as expert and arbitrator in international copyright and related rights disputes.

Brigitte also has considerable experience in the area of legislative drafting and advises on legal policy issues. She has contributed to technical assistance projects in the field of copyright protection and enforcement in transition economies and developing countries organised by various bodies, including the EU and the UN.

Brigitte frequently participates as a speaker in conferences, roundtables and seminars on copyright and has been a course tutor on the Postgraduate Diploma Course/Masters in UK, EU and US Law of Copyright and Related Rights at King's College, London since 2004. She is the author of various contributions to legal treatises and commentaries on copyright in different jurisdictions and is joint editor of "Copyright in the Information Society: A Guide to National Implementation of the European Directive".

News & Events

  • News

    Brigitte Lindner has published the second edition of ‘Copyright in the Information Society: A Guide to National Implementation of the European Directive’

    Brigitte Lindner of Serle Court, together with her co-editor Ted Shapiro (Wiggin LLP, Brussels), has published the second edition of ... Read More

    News

    Suzanne Rab and Serle Court Associate Brigitte Lindner contribute to Cross-Border Copyright Licensing, Law and Practice, Elgar Intellectual Property Law and Practice series, 2018

    Edited by Carlo Scollo Lavizzari and René Viljoen, Lenz & Caemmerer, Basel, Switzerland Contributors: A. Apostolidis, H. Blignaut, L.... Read More

Education & Qualifications

Studies in Law, University of Würzburg, 1979-1984

Studies in Musicology, University of Heidelberg, 1985-1988

First State Examination in Law, 1985 (Würzburg) Second State Examination in Law, 1988 (Stuttgart)

Admission to the German Bar as “Rechtsanwältin”, Frankfurt/Main, 1988, (Non-practising (Inhouse Lawyer) 1992- 1999)

Readmission as “Rechtsanwältin”, Berlin, 2000

Registration as “Registered European Lawyer”, Bar Council of England and Wales and Member of Lincoln’s Inn, 2004

Certificate in International Human Rights Law and Practice, London School of Economics and Political Science, 2013

Memberships

British Literary and Artistic Copyright Association (BLACA), London – Member of the Executive Committee

Association Internationale pour le Développement de la Propriété Intellectuelle (ADALPI), Geneva - Chair

Languages

Advice and training can be given in English, French or German. Italian, Spanish and Portuguese - read

VAT Number

840023085

News & Events

  • News

    Brigitte Lindner has published the second edition of ‘Copyright in the Information Society: A Guide to National Implementation of the European Directive’

    Brigitte Lindner of Serle Court, together with her co-editor Ted Shapiro (Wiggin LLP, Brussels), has published the second edition of ... Read More

    News

    Suzanne Rab and Serle Court Associate Brigitte Lindner contribute to Cross-Border Copyright Licensing, Law and Practice, Elgar Intellectual Property Law and Practice series, 2018

    Edited by Carlo Scollo Lavizzari and René Viljoen, Lenz & Caemmerer, Basel, Switzerland Contributors: A. Apostolidis, H. Blignaut, L.... Read More