Dr Max Schulz

Associate | Competition | Lawyer since 2018

Phone: +49 211 20052-360
Fax: +49 211 20052-100
Email: m.schulz(at)glademichelwirtz.com

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Short Profile

Max Schulz is an associate at GLADE MICHEL WIRTZ in the COMPETITION practice. He advises German and international clients on issues relating to German and European competition law.

Max Schulz studied law at the University of Bonn as well as at the University of Oxford and passed his Legal State Exams in 2013 and 2018. While working on his doctorate thesis between 2013 and 2016, which was supervised by Prof Dr Daniel Zimmer LL.M. (UCLA), Max Schulz was a research assistant at the Institute for Commercial and Business Law at the University of Bonn. His doctorate thesis addresses the relevance of European competition law enforcement for regulatory purposes in the energy sector. The doctorate thesis was sponsored with a scholarship from the "Business and Law Working Group" in the Stifterverband für die Deutsche Wissenschaft.

Max Schulz is a member of the German Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht. As well as his native German, Max Schulz is also fluent in English.

In his leisure time Max Schulz likes to spend time with his family and friends and enjoys to travel.


Max Schulz has advised on the following matters:

  • Advising companies in merger control proceedings.
  • Advising clients as third parties in merger control proceedings before the European Commission and the German Federal Cartel office.
  • Structuring of distribution systems and advising companies with respect to complaints against illegal distribution practices.


  • Karbaum/Schulz, Ecosystems – New challenges for competition law enforcement, European Commission, Public consulation re "shaping competition policy in the era of digitisation", http://ec.europa.eu/competition/scp19/, 2018
  • Schulz, Kartellrecht als "Regulierungsinstrument" – Eine Untersuchung der Kartellrechtsanwendung durch die Europäische Kommission im Energiesektor unter besonderer Berücksichtigung der Zusagenentscheidung nach Art. 9 VO 1/2003, Dissertation, 2018
  • Dompke/Schulz, Grundzüge des Kartellrechts – Teil 2: Missbrauchsverbot und Zusammenschlusskontrolle, JURA 2015, 951-963
  • Dompke/Schulz, Grundzüge des Kartellrechts – Teil 1: Kartellverbot und Verfahren, JURA 2015, 822-834
  • Friehe/Schulz/Zimmer, Gutachten zur Revision des Schweizer Ver- jährungsrechts aus rechtsökonomischer Perspektive, Eine Regulierungsfolgenabschätzung, https://www.bj.admin.ch/dam/data/bj/wirtschaft/gesetzgebung/verjaehrungsfristen/gutachten-castle-d.pdf, 2013