Dr. Philipp Plog is a partner in the Hamburg office of Field Fisher
Waterhouse. He has specialized in the fields of electronic communications and
media. Philipp is listed
as recommended lawyer in the media and entertainment sector of Juve
2012 (the German equivalent of Chambers).
Philipp represents his clients, primarily
media companies, aggregators and distributors, in the defense,
distribution and licensing of their content and business models. He
advises companies in the media, gaming and film industries.
Philipp Plog is the author of "Hamburger
commentary on the entire media law" (Nomos, 2nd edition, 2011) and
author of numerous publications, most recently in "Computers and
Law", "Communication and Law", "Copyright World" and "Trademark
Since 2006 he has taught students from
the Hamburg Media School and the University of Hamburg in exam
revision course for media law.
Philipp completed his law studies in Berlin, Hamburg and Paris and
wrote his doctorate on access issues in digital television with
Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Hoffmann-Riem.
In 2007 he opened the Hamburg office of
Field Fisher Waterhouse together with other lawyers. In France, he
completed a doctorate in media law (DEA Paris Panthéon-Assas).
Philipp advises his clients in German,
English and French.