Prof. Dr. Heike Schweitzer, LL.M.

Prof. Dr. Heike Schweitzer, LL.M. (Yale)

Managing Director of the Institute for German and European Economic Law, Competition Law and Regulatory Law, Freie Universität Berlin

Specialization

Competition/antitrust law including European law on state aid, European commercial law, competition in the health care system, regulation of electronic communication markets

Activities

since 2014 Managing Director of the Institute for German and European Economic Law, Competition Law and Regulatory Law at Freie Universität Berlin
since 2014 Member of the Kronberger Kreis
2010 – 2014 Chair of civil and commercial law with focus on competition law at the University of Mannheim, Germany
2006 – 2010 Chair of competition law at the European University Institute in Florence, Italy (Joint Chair with the Robert Schuman Center for Advanced for Advanced Studies)
2005 – 2006 John M. Olin Research Fellow at the Center for Law and Economic Studies at Columbia University, New York
2004 – 2006 University assistant at the Institute of Law and Economics at the University of Hamburg, Germany, working on the Erasmus Mundus LL.M.-Program for Law & Economics
2003 – 2004 Postgraduate position at the Graduate School of Law and Economics at the University of Hamburg, Germany
2000 – 2002 Research Fellow at the Max Planck Institute for comparative and international Private Law, Hamburg, Germany
1999 – 2000 Master of Laws (LL.M.) at Yale Law School, USA
1996 – 1999 Research Fellow at the Max Planck Institute for comparative and international Private Law, Hamburg, Germany. Resarch stays at The Hague Academy of International Law, Netherlands and University of Paris II, France