Dr. Maximilian Volmar is an associate at Hausfeld in Berlin. He advises clients on European and German competition law, in particular regarding digital platforms. A further focus is advising on sector-specific regulation in media and network markets. Prior to joining Hausfeld, he was a trainee at a leading international law firm in Berlin and at the European Commission in Brussels. Maximilian holds a PhD from the Max Planck Institute for comparative and international private law and the University of Hamburg. He speaks German, English and French. In the course of his studies, he spent a year at the London School of Economics and Political Science.
The French Competition Authority fines a Big Tech company €220 million for abuse of a dominant position through self-preferencing in the ad tech industry (Google AdX / Google DoubleClick for Publishers)Concurrences Bulletin, Thomas Höppner, Max Volmar and Phillipp Westerhoff, 7 June 2021, e-Competitions
Nominee, 2022 Antitrust Writing Awards: Business, Unilateral Conduct