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Daniel Albrecht is a German attorney at law and has been running Starke since 2014.He is also arbitrator at the Qingdao Arbitration Commission, member of International Trade Committee of the European Communities Trademark Association (ECTA), member of the MARQUES Cyberspace Team,  member of the Expert Committee of the China-Germany Intelligent Manufacturing Industry Association and also member of the Expert Tank of the Guangdong-Hong Kong- Macao Greater Bay Area International IP Talent Port.

He specializes in Intellectual Property, corporate law, commercial law as well as labor law. He also assists his clients in drafting and negotiating complex contract documentations. His clients comprise foreign and foreign-invested companies in different areas.

He published several articles about Chinese IPR, E-Commerce and data protection related matters.

Before joining Starke, Daniel practiced for a well-known law firm in China and the oldest foreign law firm in Japan, where he represented mostly German speaking companies in the field of corporate and IP law. His first professional encounter with China was in 2004 as a law clerk.

Daniel is former member of the board of the German Chamber of Commerce in North China, former Guest Professor for civil law at the China University of Political Science and Law (CUPL) in Beijing and former Guest Professor of the Global Campus of the Union of Western & Eastern Education (UWEE).

Daniel speaks German, English and Japanese. In his spare time, he is a committed Rotarian.