Dr. Anja Bertrand - McDermott Will & Emery


Dr. Anja Bertrand focuses her practice on antitrust and competition law, and also advises across all aspects of merger control proceedings.

Prior to joining McDermott, Anja worked in a German law firm specializing in commercial and contract law, where she advised medium to large industrial and commercial enterprises in local and cross-border transactions.

Following her first state exam, Anja worked as a research assistant and lecturer at the Chair of Civil Law at the University of Trier, where she also received her doctorate on a comparative law topic. Anja worked for a leading international law firm as part of her training, where she gained knowledge in the fields of commercial and real estate law.


  • German Antitrust Experts Association


University of Trier, Dr. jur. (PhD), 2013
Kammergericht Berlin, Second State Exam, 2012
University of Trier, First State Exam, 2008
University of Trier, FFA, French Law, 2005