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Axtmann, Dr. Jan
Direct Tel: +49 621 43298 6004, Direct Fax: +49 621 43298 6100
Tel: +49 621 43298 6000 Fax: +49 621 43298 6100

Dr. Jan Axtmann is an associate in Quinn Emanuel’s Mannheim office. He joined the firm in 2018. He graduated from the University of Heidelberg spending two semesters abroad at the University of Bologna, Italy. He completed his legal clerkship at the Higher Regional Court Frankfurt/Main. After the Second State Examination he obtained his doctorate degree from the Ruprecht-Karls-University Heidelberg. Prior to joining the firm, Jan worked as an associate at two other international law firms focusing on labour law, compliance and sports law.

  • University of Heidelberg
  • (Ph.D., magna cum laude, 2015)
  • Higher Regional Court Frankfurt/Main
  • (Second Legal State Exam, 2014)
  • University of Heidelberg and Bologna
  • (First Legal state exam, 2010)
The German Bar (Rechtsanwaltskammer Karlsruhe)
  • German
  • English
  • Italian
  • “Try to fix you - A critical analysis of Germany's attempt at ensuring a better protection of sports integrity by introducing new criminal laws”, Hofmann/Axtmann/Maier, Gaming Law Review, September 2017, Vol. 21, No. 7, p. 493-499
  • “Betriebliches Eingliederungsmanagement – eine Chance für Arbeitgeber”, [“The company integration management - a chance for employers”], Axtmann/Gruber, Human Resources Manager 6/2017, p. 74
  • „Noch ist Zeit zu handeln!”, [“There is still time to act!”]. Human Resources Manager 3/2017, p. 94
  • „EuGH trifft Grundsatzentscheidung zum kirchlichen Selbstbestimmungsrecht”, [“Landmark decision by the ECJ regarding the right of self-determination of churches“], ZMV 03/2017, p. 125
  • „Die FIFA-Regelung der Ausbildungsentschädigung im Lichte der EU-Freizügigkeit”, [“The FIFA rules for training compensation payments in the light of the EU rules of the free movement of persons“], Axtmann/Muresan in: Causa Sport 2017, p. 3
  • „Die Vorlage von Sportschiedsgerichten zum EuGH nach Art. 267 AEUV”, [“The request of arbitral tribunals for sports to the European Court of Justice with respect to article 267 TFEU“], in: Inspirationen des Sportrechts, Klaus Vieweg (Hrsg.), Duncker & Humblot Verlag, Beiträge zum Sportrecht Band 47, p. 185
  • “Die Vorlageberechtigung von Sportschiedsgerichten zum Europäischen Gerichtshof nach Art. 267 AEUV”, [“The capacity of arbitral tribunals for sports to proceed to the ECJ with respect to article 267 TFEU“], PhD, Duncker & Humblot Verlag, Beiträge zum Sportrecht, Band 46