Jasmin Schulzweida

Rechtsanwältin (Lawyer), Senior Associate

Digital Business
Automotive & New Mobility
Commerce & Trade

Jasmin Schulzweida

Jasmin Schulzweida is a senior associate in Noerr`s Hamburg office specialising in distribution law in the automotive and consumer goods industries as well as franchise law. Jasmin advises and represents clients in connection with all distribution-related matters, in particular in the drafting and negotiation of distribution, supply and franchise agreements. She also advises and represents clients on the enforcement of claims in the supply chain. Jasmin writes regular articles on commercial law topics.


  • Noerr advises Northvolt on the construction of a German battery gigafactory
  • Noerr advises VR Equitypartner on Sale of Groneweg Group to Thrive Foods
  • Noerr advises Synergy Group on acquisition of Runtime
  • Noerr advises Walki Group on acquisition of folian GmbH


Legal studies at the Ruprecht-Karls-University Heidelberg and at the University of Geneva
Doctorate at the Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel
With Noerr since 2018
Admitted to the Hamburg Chamber of Lawyer


  • German Society for Distribution Law
  • German Franchise Association


  • AI along the supply chain, Digital Talks


  • Dr. Jasmin Schulzweida is an author on numerous topics of distribution and franchise law
  • Co-editor of Praxishandbuch Franchising, C.H. Beck, 2. edition
  • Effectiveness of insolvency-dependent release clauses in distribution agreements, ZVertriebsR 2024, 71
  • Social media guidelines in Franchise Systems, ZVertriebsR 2023, 3
  • Effectiveness of jurisdiction ­agreements with business founders, ZVertriebsR 2023, 263
  • Franchise Law Review, Chapter Germany
  • International Comparative Legal Guide - Franchise 2024, Chapter Germany
  • Paying rent during covid-19 pandemic: recent rulings shed light on issues for franchisors and franchisees, ILO Franchising Newsletter dated 01 March 2022
  • Court provides further guidance on franchisor's pre-contractual duty to inform, ILO Franchising Newsletter dated 07 June 2022
  • The franchisor’s pre-contractual duties to inform: Judgment of Munich Higher Regional Court dated 23 June 2021 – 7 U 6141 /19, ILO Franchising Newsletter dated 14 December 2021
  • The COVID-19 pandemic and commercial rent - Do franchisors and franchisees have to pay commercial rent during a government-ordered shutdown?, ILO Franchising Newsletter, 23 March 2021
  • Arbitration Agreements and Arbitration Orders in the field of Inheritance Law, Duncker & Humblot, 2020