Anna Umberg, LL.M., M.A.

Certified Intellectual Property Specialist

“Do not take unnecessary risks. Consult an attorney.”


Born in 1981 in Berlin; Mrs. Umberg studied Law at the University of Saarland and at the famous Ruprecht-Karls-University of Hildsheim from 2000-2006.

Mrs. Umberg also studied Law at the University of Bologna in Italy, from 2002 to 2003.

In 2006, the German First State Legal Examination.

In the next years (2006-2009), she accomplished the title of Master of Art at the University of Hamburg, also studying abroad, at the University of Kent in England from 2007 to 2008.

In 2009, she worked in the project assistance at the Goethe-Institute of Corea (Seoul) and in 2010 was in Lithuania working at the German Embassy of Vilnius. Mrs. Umberg completed her clerkship at the Federal Foundation for the Study of the SED Dictatorship in 2010 and afterwards successfully passed the German Second State Legal Examination.

Anna Umberg is officially recognized as attorney-at-law since 2012.

Anna Umberg has been working as an attorney-at-law at the Law Firm Horak Attorneys at Law in Hanover since 2013.

In 2015, she completed her Master in Intellectual Property Law (LL.M.) at the University of Düsseldorf and at the same time achieved the certified specialization for Intellectual Property Law matters in Germany.

Assistant at the Central Evaluation and Accreditation Agency Hannover (ZEvA) since 2014.

University lecturer for intellectual property at the University of Applied Sciences and Arts (HAWK), Hildesheim since 2013.


  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Italian
  • Portuguese
  • Korean

Specializations in German Law

Intellectual Property (Patents, Trademarks, Copyright Law, Domains etc.)

  • Patent Law
  • Trademark Law
  • Designs
  • Utility Models
  • Plant Varieties
  • etc.

Competition and Anti-Trust Law in accordance with the intellectual property rights

Litigation with representation as patent attorney

Scientific and technical fields:

  • Life Sciences (Biology, Microbiology, Biochemistry, Chemistry)
  • Medical Technology
  • Biotechnology, genetic engineering
  • Pharmaceuticals (active ingredients, antibody technology, biosimilars, generics, diagnostics, human medicine)
  • Plant Biotechnology
  • Diagnostic Technology
  • Food Products
  • Technology
  • etc.