Lorenz W. Jarass

Rechtsanwalt (Lawyer), Associated Partner

Antitrust & Competition
Private Equity
Class & Mass Action Defense
Regulatory and Governmental Affairs

Lorenz W. Jarass

Lorenz is an Associated Partner at the firm’s antitrust and competition group. Lorenz advises in all areas of German and European antitrust law. He is active in the area of cartel damages as well as in advising on all aspects of antitrust law in the context of M&A projects in particular in private equity projects (e.g. merger control proceedings before the German Federal Cartel Office and the European Commission; antitrust feasibility analysis; drafting of contracts; coordination of multinational filings). In addition, Lorenz advises on all aspects of antitrust matters in the operative business (e.g. cooperation between competitors; abuse of market power; vertical cooperation; antitrust compliance). He also represents companies in antitrust investigations. Besides, Lorenz is co-responsible for all legal tech topics in the antitrust and competition group.


Legal studies at the Ruprecht-Karls-University (Heidelberg) (Scholarship of the German National Academic Foundation)
Diploma in Legal Studies at King's College (London)
Dissertation on antitrust and regulatory law with a scholarship
Research Fellow by Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. mult. Peter-Christian Müller-Graff and student assistant by Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Thomas Pfeiffer at the Ruprecht-Karls-University (Heidelberg)
Stage atypique at the European Comission, C1 Antitrust/Telecoms
With Noerr since 2018
Admitted to the Frankfurt am Main Chamber of Lawyers


  • Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht
  • KartellrechtsForum Frankfurt
  • Deutsch-Amerikanische Juristen-Vereinigung (DAJV)
  • International Association of Young Lawyers (AIJA)


  • Privilegierungen im Internet: Grundlagen, wettbewerbsrechtliche Vorgaben und normative Konsequenzen im Diskurs um die Netzneutralität, Baden-Baden 2019 (Ph.D.-thesis Heidelberg 2017)
  • Der Nordische Rat und der Nordische Ministerrat, in: Hatje, Armin Müller-Graff, Peter-Christian (ed.), Enzyklopädie Europarecht, Bd. 1], Europäisches Organisations- und Verfassungsrecht, Baden-Baden 2014, § 28 p. 1149-1161, zusammen mit Joakim Nergelius