Renate Schmidt studied law in Tübingen, Geneva, and Freiburg/Brsg.
She is in-house counsel for the German-French TV channel Arte and for the TV production company Sony Pictures Film und Fernsehen TV GmbH.
Since September 2014 Renate Schmidt has been working as a lawyer for WILDE BEUGER SOLMECKE in Cologne.
Renate Schmidt advises media companies, agencies, and artists in the entire field of copyright contract law including licensing law, music law, gaming law as well as press and personal rights and media employment law.