Dr. Antje Weiss - McDermott Will & Emery


Dr. Antje Weiss advises private and public companies on all matters of public law, including administrative, regulatory and constitutional law. She has in-depth knowledge of administrative litigation and the relevant administrative procedures, as demonstrated by the large number of proceedings she has conducted and continues to conduct for companies across various industries in connection with Covid measures implemented by the German federal states (Bundesländer).

Antje focuses her advice on the interface between the private and public sector and has extensive experience in PPP projects. Her focus is on budgetary law issues as well as advice on regulatory specifics for the economic activity of public companies and state institutions in administrative procedures, internal restructuring measures or participations.

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Antje advised:

  • GALERIA Karstadt Kaufhof, KaDeWe Group and other companies from the retail, gastronomy, and event industries in court in connection with Corona measures and compensation claims (advising and representing in court)
  • LÖWEN Entertainment and its subsidiaries on all issues of gambling law, in particular in connection with the manufacture and installation of gambling devices, the operation of arcades, and online gambling
  • A leading international logistics project developer in public construction and planning law, in particular in connection with the transport development of logistics real estate (road, rail, waterways, and air)

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  • The Legal 500 EMEA,“Rising Star” in Germany: Commercial Administrative Law, 2020-2024


University of Düsseldorf, Dr. jur., 2017
Higher Regional Court of Düsseldorf, Second State Exam, 2011
University of Düsseldorf, First State Exam, 2006