Daniel Albrecht is a German attorney at law and Managing Counsel of Starke.
He is also external expert for the EU China IPR SME Helpdesk and arbitrator at the Qingdao Arbitration Commission, member of International Trade Committee of the European Communities Trademark Association (ECTA) and also member of the MARQUES Cyberspace Team.
Daniel is former member of the board of the German Chamber of Commerce in North China, former Guest Professor for civil law at the China University of Political Science and Law (CUPL) in Beijing and former Guest Professor of the Global Campus of the Union of Western & Eastern Education (UWEE).
He published several articles about Chinese IPR and E-Commerce matters.
He specializes in Intellectual Property, corporate law, commercial law as well as labor law. He also assists his clients in drafting and negotiating complex contract documentations. Further on Daniel advises international businesses on the acquisition or sale of public and private companies. His clients comprise foreign and foreign-invested companies in different areas. Before joining Starke, Daniel practiced for a well-known law firm in China and the oldest foreign law firm in Japan, where he represented mostly German speaking companies in the field of corporate and IP law. His first professional encounter with China was in 2004 as a law clerk.
In his spare time, he is a committed Rotarian.