Dr. Anke Meier , LL.M.

Rechtsanwältin, Attorney-at-law (NY)
Practice Group Litigation, Arbitration & ADR

Dr. Anke Meier specializes in the field of arbitration and international litigation. She has extensive experience with commercial and investment arbitration proceedings, international procedural law, including the international taking of evidence. Her litigation practice focuses primarily on complex commercial, civil and corporate cases.


  • Domestic and international arbitration
  • International litigation
  • Civil and commercial law
  • International private law
  • Investment law


  • Legal studies at the Ruhr-University of Bochum
  • Dissertation at the School of Law of the Ruhr-University of Bochum
  • Master of Laws (LL.M) in International Dispute Resolution at the Straus Institute of Pepperdine University School of Law, Malibu, CA (USA)
  • Practice as attorney in litigation/arbitration with international law firms at different locations in Germany and USA
  • Legal Assistant to the Honorable Charles N. Brower, The Hague (Netherlands)
  • Appointed to the ICSID panel of conciliators by the Federal Government (2013-2019)
  • Member of WIPO panel of arbitrators
  • Member of KLRCA panel of arbitrators
  • With Noerr since 2010
  • Admitted to the New York State Bar
  • Admitted to the Frankfurt Bar of Lawyers


  • Recognized as “Thought Leader – Arbitration 2018”, Who’s Who Legal and Global Arbitration Review
  • "Foreign Expert for USA" und "Foreign Expert Based in Germany", Chambers Global
  • Arbitration Counsel "She has a profound understanding of the US legal system but can also translate that to German legal facts.", Chambers Europe
  • Europe outstanding up and comers 2015 „very clear and focused style“, Chambers Europe
  • Dispute Resolution Foreign Expert for USA “accomplished and very smart arbitration counsel”, Chambers Global
  • Recommended as leading expert for Arbitration, Who is Who Legal
  • Recommended as leading expert for Arbitration and Mediation as well as Litigation, Best Lawyers Germany

Selected Publications

  • Mehr Biss für die DIS, in: Juve 03/18, pp. 54 et seq.
  • Die Kommanditgesellschaft auf Aktien, Bürgers/Fett (ed.), 2nd ed. 2015, Streitbeilegung durch Schiedsgerichtsbarkeit
  • Seven Guidelines on Party Representation - The New LCIA Rules (with Lucie Gerhardt), in SchiedsVZ 2015, pp. 10
  • Handbuch IT-Litigation: IT-Verfahrensrecht national – international – gerichtlich, 2012, Verlag Dr. Otto Schmidt KG, Teil A.VI. Schiedsverfahren, S. 122 et seq., Teil B.II. Forum Shopping und Discovery (with Dr. Thomas Thalhofer) pp. 337 et seq., Teil B.III. Schiedsinstitutionen, pp. 345 et seq.
  • German parties in US discovery, in IBA Litigation Newsletter 5/2012
  • U.S. Discovery: The German Perspective, in DAJV Newsletter 1/2012, p. 9
  • Restatement, Third, of the U.S. Law of International Commercial Arbitration, DAJV Newsletter 1/2011, p. 6
  • Arbitration between Brazilian and German Companies (with Dr. Brunela Vieira di Vincenzi), in Revista de Arbitragem e Mediação, Ano 8, Vol. 31, 12/2011; International Litigation Newsletter, 9/2011, p. 55
  • Technikrechtliche Schiedsverfahren im Großanlagenbau – Teil 1 und 2 Komplex, aber steuerbar (with Prof. Dr. Thomas Klindt), in INDUSTRIE Anzeiger, 31/2011, p. 16; 1/2012, p. 14
  • The Unsound Plama Principle and other Errors in Application of the Vienna Convention on the Law of Treaties (with Charles N. Brower), in Arthur W. Rovine (ed.), Contemporary Issues in International Arbitration and Mediation, The Fordham Papers 2010, Martinus Nijhoff Publishers