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Jia Schulz-Cao


CMS Reich-Rohrwig Hainz
Rechtsanwälte GmbH
Gauermanngasse 2
1010 Vienna
Languages German, English, Chinese

Field of activity

Jia Schulz-Cao is an associate in the fields of intellectual property (IP), life sciences & healthcare as well as technology, media and telecommunications. In this context he advises international and national clients

Previous professional experience / Education

Jia Schulz-Cao joined the Intellectual Property Team in 2012 and has been an associate there since 2018.

After studying law at the Universities of Vienna and Sheffield, Great Britain, he was a Senior Visiting Scholar at Tsinghua University’s School of Law in Beijing, China. Jia Schulz-Cao then worked as a trainee lawyer at the European Patent Office in Munich, Germany, in the Department for European and International Legal Affairs.  

Jia Schulz-Cao has extensive knowledge of Chinese intellectual property law and holds a PhD in Chinese trademark law. He is fluent in Chinese (Mandarin) and therefore regularly deals with China related matters and clients.

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  • 2019 – PhD in Law, University of Vienna
  • 2016 – 2017 – Senior Visiting Scholar, Law School, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China
  • 2015 – Master studies in Law, University of Vienna
  • 2012 – 2013 – Erasmus, University of Sheffield, Great Britain
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  • Vienna Bar Association
  • Association for Chinese Lawyers in Europe (ACLE)
  • Joseph von Sonnenfels Center for the Study of Public Law and Economics
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