Solicitor (England & Wales)
István Fancsik represents and advises businesses and users on the implementation of their national and international technology projects as well as on contentious and non-contentious matters. His practice focuses on IP and IT law, including the advice on project agreements as well as on copyright and data protection law. In particular, businesses from the logistics, IT and media sectors rely on István Fancsik’s support in their commercial and regulatory matters.
István Fancsik joined Luther’s Essen office as a lawyer (Rechtsanwalt) in 2020 and advises clients in the area of IP/IT and media. Before, István Fancsik spent several years in London (UK) and worked, inter alia, from 2015 until 2019 in the legal department of an international trade association in the music industry. Following his legal training, István Fancsik worked from 2012 (from November 2012 as an Associate) until 2014 with a renowned IT practice group of an international law firm in Cologne (Germany).
István Fancsik studied law in Marburg, Muenster (both Germany), Lausanne (Switzerland) and in the UK at the Queen Mary University of London (LLM in Intellectual Property Law). Besides being a German lawyer (Rechtsanwalt), István Fancsik is also admitted as a Solicitor in England and Wales.