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Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law

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Maximilian Volmar

Research Associate under Prof. Dr. Reinhard Ellger, LL.M.

Phone: +49 40 419 00 - 294

Facsimile: +49 40 419 00 - 288


Main Fields of Research:

European and US-American Competition Law, Law and Economics 

Academic Career:

Born 1991. Study of law at the Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg (2010-2016) and the London School of Economics and Political Science (2012-2013). First State Law Examination in Baden-Wuerttemberg in Januar 2016. Research at the European University Institute, Florence (April 2018). At Institute since May 2016.
Doctoral candidacy under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Reinhard Ellger, LL.M. (Univ. of Pennsylvania), supported by the Friedrich Naumann Foundation.

Recent Lectures:


Marktabgrenzung bei mehrseitigen Internetplattformen

2. Offenes Doktorandenseminar für Kartellrechtler

  • Location: Institut für Kartellrecht, Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf


Rethinking the Assessment of Dominance in EU Competition Law

Competition Law Working Group

  • Location: European University Institute, Florenz


Die marktbeherrschende Stellung mehrseitiger Online-Plattformen im Kartellrecht

Wissenschaftliches Konzil

  • Location: Max-Planck-Institut für ausländisches und internationales Privatrecht, Hamburg