born in Mannheim, Germany, 1965. Studies at the University of Mannheim. Doctorate awarded 1991. Research assistant at the chair of Professor Dr. Hans-Wolfgang Arndt until 1993. Admitted 1994.
Honorary Professor at the University of Mannheim.
Member of the Institute for Energy Law, Berlin,
member of the German Institution of Arbitration.
Member of the Executive Board of the Interdisciplinary Centre for Intellectual Property at the University of Mannheim e.V. (IZG). Elected Member of the Special Committee for Trademark and Unfair Competition Law in the German Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (GRUR). Member of the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Recht und Informatik (DGRI, „German Association of Law and Informatics“).
Languages: English, Italian, French
Markenschutz Prof. Dr. Markus KöhlerDigitaler Vortrag am 28.04.2020 um 17:00 Uhr
Konflikt.Lösung.Effektiv. - Tipps und Tricks rund ums ProzessierenProf. Dr. Markus KöhlerSeminar am 12.03.2020 in Stuttgart
Patente 2020 - IP IntelligenceProf. Dr. Markus KöhlerVortrag am 17./18.02.2020 in München, Management Circle
Vortrag: Refresh oder Rebrand: Die Modernisierung der Marke zwischen Identität und ZeitgeistProf. Dr. Markus Köhlerbei den Osnabrücker Patenttagen 2019: "Künstliche Intelligenz"
Seminar zum Geistigen EigentumProf. Dr. Markus KöhlerBachelor-Seminar am 09.05.2019, Universität Mannheim, FS 2019
Vorlesung: E-Commerce & Internet, lecture for the MCBL programProf. Dr. Markus KöhlerVorlesung an der Universität Mannheim, HS 2019, donnerstags, 15.30 Uhr - 19:00 Uhr
BEST LAWYERS awards Prof. Dr. Markus Köhler in the field of Arbitration 2020 and 2021.
LAWYERS MONTHLY has awarded OPPENLÄNDER and Partner Prof. Dr. Markus Köhler as „Arbitration Law Firm of the Year 2020“.
Prof. Dr. Markus Köhler is selected by the Handelsblatt as "one of the best lawyer of the Year 2020".
OPPENLÄNDER Rechtsanwälte was awarded by Global 100 - 2020 as „Arbitration Law Firm of the Year“ in the field of dispute resolution. Prof. Dr. Markus Köhler played a major role in this.
The German newspaper Handelsblatt ranks Prof. Dr. Markus Köhler as one of "Germany’s best lawyers in 2020" for his conflict resolution.
LAWYERS MONTHLY has awarded OPPENLÄNDER Partner Prof. Dr. Markus Köhler as Arbitration Lawyer of the Year 2019 and hereby recognizes “exceptional results for his clients over the past 12 months”, as the internationally published magazine judged.
JUVE-Handbuch 2019/2020 ranks Prof. Dr. Markus Köhler as one of the most frequently recommended lawyers in energy law, trademark and design law / competition law as well as in the transport sector.
Prof. Dr. Markus Köhler is selected by the Handelsblatt as "one of the best lawyer of the Year 2019".
Prof. Dr. Markus Köhler is selected by the Handelsblatt for his conflict resolution work as "one of the best lawyer of the Year 2018".
JUVE-Handbuch 2017/2018 ranks Prof. Dr. Markus Köhler as one of the most frequently recommended lawyers in trademark and competition law and quotes competitors: “qualified and always loyal”.
JUVE-Handbuch 2014/2015 ranks Prof. Dr. Markus Köhler as one of the most frequently recommended lawyers in trademark and competition law. Competitors describe his work as: "technically qualified".
The Legal 500 Germany 2015 describes Prof. Dr. Markus Köhler as "fast, efficient, experienced and pragmatic".
JUVE-Handbuch 2013/2014 on Prof. Dr. Markus Köhler: "very quick, pragmatic, consistent and affordable", "confident and very experienced".