Dr. Georg Weidenbach is a partner in the Frankfurt Office and a member of the firm’s Global Antitrust & Competition Practice. He has considerable experience advising clients on European and German antitrust and competition law.
Mr. Weidenbach focuses his work on German and European antitrust and competition law, in particular on: cartel investigations and related cartel damage claims; merger control; compliance programs and audits; distribution/licensing as well as abuse of dominance.
German and international legal directories commend Mr. Weidenbach as a leading lawyer in his field. Sources describe him as “brilliant and bright,” “very knowledgeable and certainly a good name in the market. He does a great job.” The ‘quick-witted’ Georg Weidenbach is considered to be ‘one of the best young antitrust lawyers’. He “efficiently explains complex antitrust issues” and is a “notable practitioner.” He also earns praise for his “quick perception,” “skillful handling of sensitive issues” and “deep knowledge and understanding in vertical antitrust law and sales conception questions”. He is ”proactive and it is easy to have confidence in him.” (Handelsblatt Best Lawyers 2015, Chambers Europe Germany 2015 & 2016, The Legal 500 EMEA 2014 & 2016, JUVE 2015/2016, Best Lawyers Directory 2016).
Mr. Weidenbach has published several textbooks and articles in his field of expertise. He has frequent speaking and teaching engagements on antitrust law (e.g., at the EBS Law School in Wiesbaden). Mr. Weidenbach is also a founder and long-term board member of the antitrust lawyer association for the wider Frankfurt region.