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Herrmann, Dr. Nadine
Direct Tel: +49 40 89728 7001
Tel: +49 40 89728 7000 Fax: +49 40 89728 7100
Fax: +32 2 416 5100

Dr. Herrmann has broad litigation expertise, including securities/capital markets and other finance litigation, antitrust, intellectual property, and other regulatory and commercial litigation at trial and appellate level. She has broad experience in litigation and investigations, representing her clients before courts and regulators (including the German Financial Supervisory Authority, the European Commission and the German Federal Cartel Office).

Dr. Herrmann has been internationally recognized as an expert litigator. She has practiced in Germany, the UK, and the United States.

Before joining Quinn Emanuel in 2012, Dr. Herrmann was a partner at Allen & Overy LLP.

In 2010, she was recognized as having one of the ‟25 leading careers” (Karriere des Jahres) in Germany by the Handelsblatt magazine and is listed in IAM 1000 as a leading attorney in Germany who is praised for her ‟keen analytical eye” and ‟impressive intellect.” In 2011, she was recommended as one of the ‟Best Lawyers” in Germany by Handelsblatt/Legal Success. Law360 named Dr. Herrmann a “Rising Star” in 2013. Chambers Europe recognized Dr. Herrmann as a ‟notable practitioner”, citing sources who say, ‟she is an impressive lawyer with notable technical expertise.”

  • The University of Sydney
    (LL.M., 2003)
  • Referendariat am Oberlandesgericht Frankfurt am Main
    (Zweites juristisches Staatsexamen, 2002)
  • Studium an der Philipps-Universität Marburg
    (Promotion (Dr. iuris), summa cum laude, 2001;
    (Erstes juristisches Staatsexamen, 2000)
  • Zugelassen als Rechtsanwältin bei der Hanseatischen Rechtsanwaltskammer Hamburg
  • The Brussels Bar (E-List)
  • Solicitor, England & Wales
  • Deutsch
  • Englisch
  • Französisch
  • Allen & Overy LLP:
    • Partner, International IP Group, 2009-2012
    • Senior Associate, International IP Group, 2008
    • Associate, Frankfurt/London/Hamburg, 2003-2007
  • Fenwick & West LLP:
    • Visiting Foreign Attorney, San Francisco/Mountain View, CA, 2007-2008
  • IP „Rising Star“, Law360 (2013)
  • Empfohlen als eine der besten Rechtsanwälte in Deutschland für den Bereich des Gewerblichen Rechtsschutz, Handelsblatt/Legal Success (2011)
  • Eine der 25 führenden Karrieren des Jahres Handelsblatt (2010)
  • Führende Rechtsanwältin in Deutschland mit Fokus auf Life Sciences, IAM Licensing 250 (2010)
  • Ehrenpreis der Rechtswissenschaftlichen Fakultät der Philipps-Universität Marburg für “die beste Dissertation 2000/2001“
  • GCR Know How IP & Antitrust 2016: Germany, zusammen mit Henning Wienstroth, Global Competition Review (September 2016) 
  • EU: IP & Antitrust, The European, Middle Eastern and African Antitrust Review 2017, zusammen mit Henning Wienstroth, Global Competition Review (August 2016)
  • GCR Know How IP & Antitrust: Germany, zusammen mit Catherine Manley, Global Competition Review (September 2015)
  • GCR Know How IP & Antitrust: Germany, zusammen mit Catherine Manley, Global Competition Review (Mai 2014)
  • License Agreements Under Scrutiny: A New Challenge for Non-Challenge Clauses, The European Antitrust Review 2015 (2014)
  • Gruppenfreistellungsverordnung Technologietransfer [Technology Transfer Block Exemption], Kölner Kommentar zum Kartellrecht (to be published)
  • Großkommentar UWG, § 12, 2nd Edition, 2014
  • Pay-for-Delay Agreements: Bargaining in Probabilities, The European Antitrust Review (2014)
  • IP Licences and Assignments under the New Rome I Regulation,, co-author with U. Stimmel (February 2010)
  • Horn v Google Inc., e-commerce law reports, issue 04 (2008)
  • Jedem sein Tempo, Markenartikel (September 2006)
  • Virtual Pharma Enterprise – The new Trend, Screening, co-author with W. Witz (February 2004)
  • Entstehung, Legitimation und Zukunft der konkreten Normenkontrolle im modernen Verfassungsstaat [Judicial review in a modern constitutional state], Ph.D. thesis, Philipps-Universität Marburg, Germany (2001)
  • DAV
  • GRUR
  • DGRI
  • Deutscher Juristentag e.V.
  • Deutsch-Englischer Anwaltsverein
  • Deutsch-Französischer Anwaltsverein
  • Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht