Dr Rainer Velte is a partner of Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, a major German independent law firm with about 350 lawyers and offices in Berlin, Brussels, Chemnitz, Cologne, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt am Main, Hamburg, Munich, Stuttgart and Zurich. The law firm has a full-service approach including, in particular, construction, general corporate and commercial matters, M&A and international arbitration.
Dr Rainer Velte specialises in EU and German competition law, including merger control, cartels, antitrust litigation (in particular private damage claims), competition compliance and abuse of dominance cases. He advises and represents private and public companies, associations and administrative bodies before courts and competition authorities.
Dr Rainer Velte is a member of numerous professional organisations, including the Antitrust Lawyers Association for Germany, Austria and Switzerland (the Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht), the German Compliance Institute (DICO), the International Bar Association (IBA) and the European Lawyers Association (ELS). He is also member of the advisory board of the Antitrust Institute (IKartR) at University of Düsseldorf and a lecturer at University of Münster.