Steffen Woitz focuses his practice on litigation, intellectual property, antitrust and competition law and alternative dispute resolution.

Steffen has in-depth litigation experience in all major German courts and assists clients in cross-border disputes and transactions. He represents German and international clients in patent infringement and other contentious matters relating to trademarks, unfair competition and antitrust law. In addition, Steffen is active in the area of cartel damages, having successfully defended clients against cartel damages claims brought by competitors and commercial customers.

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  • Represented a multinational client in German follow-on cartel damages claims related to the paper pulp case
  • Defended a Belgian-headquartered automotive group in several cartel damages and unfair competition law litigations
  • Defended a multinational chemical company in German courts in a case related to distribution and competition law matters

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  • AmCham Germany NextGen, selected member


Court of Appeal, Berlin, Second State Exam, 2005
Victoria University of Wellington, LLM, 2002
Free University of Berlin, First State Exam, 2001


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Steffen Woitz

Insights & Events / Media

Seeheim-Jugenheim, Germany / Speaking Engagements / August 11 - 15, 2018

The New Brewer (Brewers Association) / November/December 2016

Der Betrieb, Issue 18 / April 30, 2015

The New EU Antitrust Damages Directive: ‘Follow-On’ Damages Actions Strengthened