Renate Schmid

Renate Schmid

Employed lawyer
* 18.02.1965, Ulm


Practice areas

  • Media Law
  • Film- and TV Law
  • Mediation and Conflict Management

Foreign languages spoken

  • English
  • French


  • 1986-1992: Studied Law at the Universities of Tübingen, Genf and Freiburg
  • 1992: First State Examination in Freiburg
  • 1992-1995: Legal Traineeship completed at the Higher Regional Court of Offenburg (Trainee Lawyer at the Editorial Office of “Law and Justice” /SDR and Ministry of Environment in Dresden)
  • 1995: Second State Examination in Law (Freiburg)
  • 1995-1998/9: Legal Consultant at Arte Deutschland TV GmbH in Baden-Baden
  • 1998-2014: Director of Business and Legal Affairs at Sony Pictures Film- und Fernseh Produktions GmbH/Cologne
  • 2003/2010: Training Program in Mediation with the German Bar Association and the Mediation Center (business mediation)
  • Since 2014: Employed lawyer at WILDE BEUGER SOLMECKE in Cologne


  • Cologne Bar Association (Kölner Anwalt Verein e.V.)
  • Cologne Chamber of Lawyers (Rechtsanwaltskammer Köln)
  • Member of the “Mediation Center”, Cologne
  • Member of the Group of mediation Experts, Cologne

The Cologne-based law firm WILDE BEUGER SOLMECKE has for now more than twenty years, particularly generic competences in the areas of business law, including e-commerce and protection of intellectual property, the internet and the copyright laws. You can reach our experienced lawyers for a free initial consultation under the following number: +49 (0) 221 / 951 563 0. Our lawyers advise nationwide.

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