Katarina Frebel lawyer

Katarina Frebel, LL.M. oec.

Lawyer, Senior Associate

Consulting Focus
corporate, civil and intellectual property law; contract, trade and distribution law, competition law


+49 (0)211 41 55 868-0

Katarina Frebel is an experienced and internationally focused company lawyer and attorney in the legal areas of general corporate, civil and intellectual property law. She advises companies especially in the fields of contract, trade and distribution law as well as trademark, design and competition law and also labour law. Due to many years of successful work for international and renowned companies, Katarina Frebel has deep knowledge of industrial sectors, for example in the areas of telecommunication, logistics, finance and building industry.

The many years of experience as an in-house lawyer in legal departments of various lines of business and companies make her a competent advisor in reviewing, drafting and negotiating contracts and general terms and conditions, in particular delivery, purchase, lease, sales and cooperation agreements in German and English and also on an international level.

Additionally, Katarina Frebel advises extensively on all legal matters relating to trademark law (establishing a brand portfolio, maintaining and reviewing German and international brands) and competition and advertising law. Furthermore, she has deep knowledge of individual and collective labour law, including employee invention law and employee data protection law. In addition, Katarina Frebel gives legal training to manager regarding labour law.

Furthermore, she is a valuable contact person for all questions relating to copyright law, including the labour law concerning copyright owners.


  • Since July 2016 attorney in the law firm of Schürmann Rosenthal Dreyer Rechtsanwälte
  • Long-standing occupation as a legal counsel at CEMEX Deutschland AG, Fortis Commercial Finance GmbH and the HERMES Logistik Group
  • Successful graduation of the Master of Business Law and Economic Law (LL.M. oec.) with the main focus on corporate law and contract law
  • Activity in the legal department of Ericsson GmbH
  • Studies of law at the universities of Münster and Nijmegen, the Netherlands with internships in New York and Prague


  • German Bar Association (Deutscher Anwaltverein e.V.)
  • Düsseldorf Bar Association
Legal 500: SRD Rechtsanwälte is one of Germany's leading law firms



+49 (0)30 21 30 028-0


+49 (0)211 41 55 868-0


+49 (0)89 61 42 412-70


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