Stephan Breckheimer, LL.M.

Partner, certified spe­cia­list for co­py­right and me­dia law, certified spe­cia­list for employment law

Stephan Breckheimer, LL.M. Stephan Breckheimer, LL.M.

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Phone:+49 (0) 6131 / 302 90 46-0

Fax:+49 (0) 6131 / 302 90 46-6

Location:TCI Rechts­an­wäl­te Mainz

German(native language)

English(fluent, negotiating level)

Practice areas

  • Copyright and media law
  • Employment law and labor law (individual and collective)
  • Copyright contract law
  • Privacy law with respect to personal images; rights with respect to text and photographs
  • Press law
  • Trademark law and IP law (specializing in competition and advertising law)
  • legal advice in respect of eSports/Gameslaw
  • IT law (particularly IT contracts, standard terms and conditions, individual contracts, project agreements)
  • Internet law (contract law and product liability on the Internet), telemedia
  • General contract law and drafting of general terms of business


Small and medium-sized businesses and artists in the following sectors:

  • Games
  • Photography
  • Advertising, promotion
  • Internet, software
  • E-commerce
  • Print media
  • Personnel recruitment, services
  • Social media
  • Software

Curriculum vitae

Brief biography of Stephan Breckheimer, LL.M.

  • Born in 1978
  • Studied at the University of Mainz
  • Law clerkships in Koblenz, Bad Kreuznach and Mainz
  • Advanced specialist training course in Copyright and Media Law, April 2009
  • Lawyer since October 2009
  • 2010:  Master of Laws (LL.M.) from Mainz Media Institute with a dissertation entitled “Google-Books – Urheberrechtliche und kartellrechtliche Problematik bei der Umsetzung der Google-Buchsuche in Deutschland” (Google Books – Copyright and antitrust problems in implementing Google Book Search in Germany).
  • Partner at teclegal Rhein-Main Rechtsanwälte law firm (2010 – 2011)
  • Founding partner of TCI Rechtsanwälte Mainz

Publications and lectures

Lectures and publications (selected)

Online-Marketing - rechtliche Besonderheiten im Urheber-, Marken- und Wettbewebrsrecht

Seminar vor der Akademie für Online-Marleting Bad Vilbel, September 2015

Foto und Recht - Der Weg eines Fotos vom Fotografieren bis hin zur gewerblichen Nutzung unter rechtlichen Gesichtspunkten [Photography and Law: The Journey of a Photograph from Picture Taking to Commercial Exploitation under Legal Aspects]

Lecture at the Rhein-Main University of Applied Sciences, 2015

Online-Marketing und Recht [Online Marketing and Law]

Seminar  at Akademie für Online-Marketing, Bad Vilbel 2014

UWG/Markenrecht/Internet/Datenschutz etc. [ Unfair Competition Act/Internet/Privacy, etc.]

Lecture at  Akademie für Online-Marketing, 2013

Vertragsrecht für Nichtjuristen mit internetrechtlichen Bezügen [Contract Law relating to Internet Law for Non-lawyers]

Inhouse Seminar, dbb Akademie Bonn, 2013

Der moderne Arbeitsplatz in der IT-Welt – Rechtliche Hintergründe [Modern Work Environments in the World of IT]

Inhouse-Seminar, Deutscher Bauernverband e.V., Erfurt 2013

Teaching Activity

  • Lecturer in IT and media law at the Rhein-Main University of Applied Sciences, Wiesbaden


  • Deutscher Anwaltsverein (DAV)
  • Arbeitsgemeinschaft “Geistiges Eigentum und Medien“ im DAV
  • Forum Junge Anwaltschaft

Other activities

  • Förderverein “Basketballfreunde Bad Kreuznach” e.V. (secretary)
  • VFL 1848 Bad Kreuznach, Basketball (structural support of competitive sports)
  • Twitter
  • LinkedIn