Mr. Krekel has specialized in the field of the protection of intellectual property, in particular trade mark law, advertising and competition law as well as distribution rights. His main focus is directed to the legal counselling during the development of products, trade marks, advertising concepts and distribution systems as well as their defence. Furthermore, he gives legal advice in all questions arising concerning exploitation of rights, among others with regard to license agreements and research and development agreements. Mr. Krekel, among others, is a member of the INTA (International Trademark Association). Presently, he is a member of the “Enforcement Committee”. Moreover, Mr. Krekel represents our law firm in the LawExchange International association and leads its IP/IT Practice Group.