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Dr. Carl A. Claussen

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Carl Claussen serves as a consultant to the firm's Media and Entertainment practice group but is not practicing law with the firm.

Professional Background

Carl Claussen trained at a Hamburg law firm prior to working for a New York law firm for a year.  He began his professional career as the head of legal and business affairs of Deutsche Grammophon Gesellschaft mbH/Polydor GmbH and later became Director of TV rights and licenses with Bertelsmann/UFA, prior to becoming Chairman of UFA Entertainment GmbH.  Carl Claussen joined K&L Gates in January 2007.

Additional Information

Carl Claussen wrote his Doctorate thesis on music and film copyright at the Freie Universität Berlin.