Melanie is a member of the EU Competition, Antitrust and Trade Practice Area. Her practice focuses on EU subsidies law, general EU law, foreign trade legislation and public procurement law.
She advises public authorities on EU subsidy issues and the preparation and implementation of public procurement procedures and private companies on public procurement, EU subsidies and general EU and foreign trade legislation. In addition, she represents companies in review proceedings and advises on compliance issues.
|Since 2021||Senior Associate, Taylor Wessing|
|2019 – 2021||Associate, Taylor Wessing|
|2016 – 2019||Associate, international law firm in the area of public commercial law|
|2016||Second legal state examination, Düsseldorf|
|2014 – 2016||Legal clerkship, Düsseldorf and Cape Town|
|2012 – 2014||Doctoral studies, Julius–Maximilians–Universität Würzburg|
|2012||First legal state examination, Würzburg|
|2011||Completion of the accompanying course in European Law|
|2006 – 2012||Legal studies and accompanying studies in European law, Julius–Maximilians–University Würzburg|
|Erneute Ausweitung und Verschärfung des deutschen Investitionsprüfregimes, in: DER BETRIEB, 06/2021, gemeinsam mit Michael Brüggemann|
Taylor Wessing advised Kiteworks on the acquisition of DRACOON GmbH
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