Anke Meier enjoys "a fantastic reputation" among peers as a "highly sophisticated practitioner with in-depth knowledge" of international arbitration.
Anke Meier, partner in the Frankfurt office of Noerr, co-heads the firm-wide litigation, arbitration and ADR practice. She is admitted to practise as an attorney in Germany and New York, and has practised in the US, the Netherlands and Germany.
She has broad experience in commercial and investment arbitration, with a particular focus on disputes in the energy sector. Her practice comprises primarily large and complex international cases with a regional focus on the US and Eastern Europe; however, she also has experience with disputes involving Asian and African parties. She is frequently involved in post-M&A disputes, construction/infrastructure disputes, and disputes arising out of supply contracts in different industries.
Anke Meier has acted as counsel and local co-counsel in more than 60 arbitration cases conducted under various arbitration rules as well as in ad hoc arbitrations. She has experience with expedited arbitrations and applications for interim measures. Besides acting as counsel, she serves as arbitrator on a regular basis. Further, she advises clients in arbitration-related proceedings filed before domestic courts for recognition/enforcement of awards, jurisdictional disputes and challenges. Anke Meier also advises clients in complex German-US litigation, including the international taking of evidence and discovery.
Anke Meier is a member of the arbitration council of the German Arbitration Institute (DIS), a member of the executive board of the Swedish Arbitration Association (SAA) and chair of the German chapter of the New York State Bar Association’s international section.
As of 2013, Anke Meier has been appointed by the Federal Republic of Germany as conciliator of the International Centre for the Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID).