Dr. Cornelius Renner  LUTZ | ABEL

Partner | Lawyer | Certified Specialist Lawyer for Copyright and Media Law | Certified Specialist Lawyer for IP Law | Lecturer at the Humboldt University of Berlin

Dr. Cornelius Renner

Dr. Cornelius Renner  LUTZ | ABEL

Profile details

Dr Cornelius Renner specialises in IP, IT, and media law as well as unfair competition and data protection law. He has extensive experience in advising on complex IP and IT contracts. His broad technical understanding is of great value. In IP law, he enforces intellectual property rights, develops protection strategies, and defends against third-party attacks. He has many years of litigation experience, especially in the area of interim legal protection.

His clients include in particular large and medium-sized enterprises as well as numerous start-ups. In media law, he also advises public broadcasters.

  • Press and media law
  • Copyright law
  • IT law
  • Trademark law
  • Competition law
  • Research and development contracts
  • Handelsblatt & Best Lawyers 2022-2023: One of the best lawyers for IT law in Germany
  • Legal 500 Germany 2023-2024: Recommended lawyer
  • Legal 500 Germany & EMEA 2018: Recommended lawyer
  • WirtschaftsWoche 2019: "Top Lawyer" – The most renowned copyright lawyers
  • Lawyer at LUTZ | ABEL since 2020
  • Member of the specialist lawyers' committee "Copyright and Media Law" at the Berlin Bar Association since 2014
  • Partner (2009 – 2019), previously lawyer (2003 – 2008) in a medium-sized law firm
  • Lecturer at the Humboldt University of Berlin since 2009
  • Doctorate (Dr. jur.) at the Humboldt University of Berlin, 2001
  • Legal clerkship in Berlin and New York
  • Law studies at the University of Bielefeld and the Humboldt University of Berlin, 1994 – 1999


"One of the best lawyers in IT law in Germany."

Handelsblatt & Best Lawyers 2023


Venture Capital / M&A

LUTZ | ABEL advises in EUR 17 Million Series B round of financing for Temedica

The healthcare start-up Temedica GmbH from Germany announced to have completed a € 17 million Series B financing round.


“Recommended lawyer.“

Legal 500 Germany & EMEA 2023