Dr Jürgen Burkhardt
Dr Jürgen Burkhardt is Senior Partner at BEITEN BURKHARDT's Munich office and member of the Corporate / M&A practice group. His area of expertise comprises domestic and cross border transactions, corporate law, as well as general commercial law, media law and inheritance law. He advises national and international clients.
Dr Jürgen Burkhardt studied law at the Universities of Munich and Zurich (Switzerland) and was admitted to the German Bar in 1967. He received his degree as Dr. iur. in 1967. He was admitted as Foreign Lawyer in Hong Kong from 1995 until 2003 and in the P.R. China from 1995 until 2005. After having worked for large media companies for several years (Axel Springer Verlag, Gruner+Jahr, both Hamburg), he founded his own law firm Burkhardt Reissinger & von Hutten in 1972 and became one of the co-founders of BEITEN BURKHARDT in the year 1990. He served his law firm for several years as its Managing Partner.
- Supervisory board Vogel Medien, Würzburg
- Legal Committee, German Association of Publishers (VDZ)
- German-American Chamber of Commerce
- ecturer on Cartel Law, Competition Law and Media Law at the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, 1990-1994
- since 2002 lecturer on Media Law at the University of Augsburg
Publications / Lectures
Lehrbuch des Kartellrechts, Dr Burkhardt, Juergen (Beck Verlag, 1995).
From 1990 to 1994, he lectured on cartel and unfair competition law at the University of Erlangen/ Nuremberg, from 2002 to 2003 on media law at the University of Augsburg and from 2008 to 2009 on labour law at the University of Applied Sciences in Munich.