Dr. Enno Cöster

Founder of the law firm
Lawyer specialized in Industrial Property Right


Examiner for the Second Legal State Examination (Business Law) appointed by the Bavarian Ministry of Justice;

Lecturer for the legal traineeship at the Higher Regional Court Nuremberg in Civil Procedure Law;
Lecturer at the Technical University of Applied Sciences Nuremberg;

Chairman of the examination board “Gewerblicher Rechtsschutz” (Industrial Property Rights) of the bar associations Nuremberg and Bamberg


Studied law at the University of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg. Legal traineeship in Hamburg and Washington D.C., research assistant at the University of Hamburg from 1976 to 1980. Doctorate in Antitrust Law. Foundation of the law firm in 1980.

For many years now, Dr. Cöster has been a lecturer and advisor for advanced training in the fields of Industrial Property Law and Procedural Law.

Member of the “Deutsche Vereinigung für gewerblichen Rechtsschutz und Urheberrecht e.V.“ (German Association for Industrial Property Rights and Copyright Law); founding member of the Rotary-Club Nuremberg-Neumarkt.

Dr. Cöster is an active member of a Protestant community in the Nuremberg region.

Interests: Computer-controlled model railway H0, tennis, cycling


  • "EU-weit gültig" Das Einheitspatent-Paket (DATEVMagazin 12/2014)
  • "Unter einen Hut bringen" - Das neue europäische Einheitspatent (DATEVMagazin 8/2014)
  • Anmerkung zu Bundespatentgericht, Beschluss v. 12.09.2012, "Spielwarenmesse" (Mitteilungen der Patentanwälte 2013, 90)