Markus Thiele


Tel: +49-(0)221 – 828298 10
Fax: +49-(0)221 – 828298 11



  • Attorney at law & Abogado (Spain)
  • DOB: 1968, partner


Specialist area

  • Corporate, commercial and contract law,
  • competition and trademark law,
  • German-Spanish contract and commercial law
  • real estate transactions


  • Partner of the business law firm ILP Global Mertens Thiele (since 2014)
  • Partner of the business law firm Selting + Baldermann (2012-2014)
  • Business law firm Junge Schüngeler Wendland, Cologne (2000-2012)
  • Authorised to practise as Abogado (Spain) (2003)
  • Business law firm Haas, Monnerjahn & Partner, Bremen und Barcelona (1999)
  • Section Head in the German Parliament, mainly concerned with the foreign affairs committee and the committee of culture and media (1998)
  • Representative of German Industry and Trade, Washington D.C.
  • Business law firm Dr. Frühbeck, Abogados y Economistas, Barcelona


  • Studied jurisprudence at the Universidad of Madrid and the Albert-Ludwigs University of Freiburg (1988-1993)



  • Ilústre Colégio de Abogados de Madrid (ICAM) (Madrid Bar Association)
  • Deutsche Vereinigung für gewerblichen Rechtsschutz und Urheberrecht – GRUR (German Association for Industrial Property Rights and Copyright)
  • Deutsch-Spanische Juristenvereinigung e.V. (German-Spanish Association of Lawyers)
  • Wirtschaftsjunioren Köln e.V. bei der IHK Köln (Junior Chamber International – JCI, Cologne)



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