Prof. Dr. Markus Ruttig studied at the universities of Bonn, Edinburgh, Freiburg im Breisgau and Passau (PhD). After his admission to the bar in 2001, he worked for four years in a supra-local law firm in Berlin in the field of media law before moving to CBH in Cologne in 2004.
Prof. Dr. Markus Ruttig is a specialist lawyer for intellectual property and specialises in the areas of competition and gambling law. He also focuses on copyright law and press law.
Prof. Dr. Markus Ruttig is a lecturer at Fresenius University of Applied Sciences.
The commentary on gambling law published by C. H. Beck-Verlag is co-edited and edited by Prof. Dr. Markus Ruttig.
In addition, Prof. Dr. Markus Ruttig has published extensively in the field of gambling law and copyright law.
The JUVE Handbook 2014/2015 lists Prof. Dr. Markus Ruttig as a frequently recommended lawyer in trademark and competition law as well as media law ("recognized expert in gambling law", competitor).
The JUVE Handbook 2015/2016 identifies Prof. Dr. Markus Ruttig as a frequently recommended lawyer in the areas of trademark and competition law ("excellent and practical" in IP, client), media law and press law ("Competitor Prof. Dr. Markus Ruttig praise Prof. Dr. Ruttig as' cautious, but fast and sharp if necessary'").