An international career in competition law at the highest professional and academic levels

  • 2013 Establishment of WeitbrechtLaw
  • Lecturer and from 2010 Honorary Professor for German, European and International Competition and Economic Law
  • 2002 – 2012 Partner Latham & Watkins Brussels and Frankfurt, inter alia Managing Partner Brussels Office
  • 1993 – 2002 Counsel and subsequently Partner Wilmer Cutler & Pickering, Brussels and Berlin
  • 1987 Admission to the German Bar (Düsseldorf)
  • Dissertation on International Merger Control (Dr. iur 1986)
  • Master of Laws (LL.M. 1984) University of California School of Law (Boalt Hall)
  • Assistant Professor (Akademischer Rat) Augsburg University
  • Referendar and Second State Examination (1979) Munich
  • Law Studies in Bonn and Berkeley
  • Exchange Student in the US (American Field Service)
  • High School in Erlangen (Fridericianum)