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Gerhard Wiedemann

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Biography • Competition - Lawyers

Prof Dr Gerhard Wiedemann is a partner in Freshfields’ antitrust, competition and trade group, based in the Düsseldorf office. He joined the firm in 1981 and became partner in 1984. He is a member of the Düsseldorf Bar. His practice focuses on European and German competition law.

Gerhard has published and authored a number of books and articles on European and German competition law (eg, Handbuch des Kartellrechts (2nd ed. 2008), European Merger Control Monitor (looseleaf, 1998), and Kommentar zu den Gruppenfreistellungsverordnungen des EWG Kartellrechts (1989/1990)).

He is a professor at the University of Rostock and served as a member of the board of the Antitrust Lawyers Association for Germany, Austria and Switzerland (the Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht) from 2006 to 2014.

Freshfields’ antitrust competition and trade practice comprises more than 50 partners and over 210 other specialists working worldwide to support our clients wherever and whenever they need us.

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