Dr Christian Engelhardt is a counsel in the Hamburg office of Latham & Watkins LLP, practising IP and media law in the firm’s litigation and corporate departments. He is a graduate of the Rheinische Friedrich Wilhelms University at Bonn and the University of Georgia (LLM). Furthermore, Dr Engelhardt wrote his doctoral dissertation on copyright infringements in peer to peer networks under US and German law.

During his legal traineeship, he worked, inter alia, for the University of Georgia, in the IP department of another major law firm.