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horak. Attorneys-at-FOOD-law

German Food Law

What does the Act on Foodstuffs and Goods in Daily Use comprise?


Substances which are added to articles of food in order to change its nature or to achieve particular properties or effects.


Substances which are intended to be consumed by human beings in an unprocessed, processed or prepared condition.

Tobacco Products

Products obtained exclusively or partly from raw tobacco which are intended to be smoked, chewn or otherwise used orally or sniffed.

Cosmetic Preparation

 Substances intended be applied externally on human beings or in their oral cavity for hygiene, care or to influence appearance or body odour.

Goods of daily use

Goods that are used when producing, processing, distributing or consuming articles of food and which come into contact with articles of food.

horak. Attorneys-at-law 

What do we have to offer?

horak is a leading IP/ IT/ life science/ competition consultancy that provides the full range of IP/ IT/ life science/ competition services, from portfolio management, disputes and enforcement through to strategy, consulting and commercialisation.


Our outline is shaped by our attorneys. We are experts in providing a good service. Our professional competence, solid education, continuous development, and our experience build the fundamentals of our work. Individual distinctive features of our lawyers are specialization, branch-specific knowledges as well as creativity. An untimely legal advice allows you to secure your activities; by dispute we can also arrange alternative solutions.


We complement each other and we all have the same goal: your success. In order to realize your projects and ideas, are you looking for reliable Partners? All you have to do is delineating your problems to us and we will provide you an expert reference person. Your attorney will be there for you and will be accompanying your case, step by step, all the way to your success: your goal is our goal.

Client Testimonials

Don’t take our word for it – here’s what our clients say:

Best food law consultation of the last years. They finally found a solution to my problems. Thank you Mr. Horak. 

Sarah J.

We work in the food and additives production and we have been supported by the lawyers of horak. Law Firm for all licencing proceedings. Great team. Best Results.

Maximilian P.

Horak Attorneys at law helped us building our business step by step. They have been of great help. 

Muhammed S. 

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Our Team

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Michael Horak, MSc., LL.M

Graduate Engineer
Certified Intellectual Property Law Specialist
Certified Copyright and Media Law Specialist

Julia Ziegeler

Certified Intellectual Property Law Specialist
Certified Copyright and Media Law Specialistal law

Anna Umberg, MA., LL.M

Certified Intellectual Property Law Specialist

Andree Eckhard

Patent Attorney
Diploma in Physics
European Trademark Attorney
European Design Attorney

Katharina Gitmann-Kopilevich

Certified Intellectual Property Law Specialist

Karoline Behrend

Attorney-at-law & Certified Procurement Law Specialist

Johanna K. Müller-Kühne, PhD 

Patent Attorney
Diploma in Bioscience

Andreas Friedlein


John Bühler

Attorney-at-law & Compliace Officer (TÜV)

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