Dr Dominik Snjka

senior associate


Studied at the University of Bonn stays abroad in Santiago de Chile, first state examination in 2014, second state examination in 2020, legal traineeship with stations in the construction law department of the law firm, in the legal department of the Federal Network Agency as well as in the environmental law department of RWE Power AG in Cologne.

2014 to 2018 research assistant to Prof Dr Dr Wolfgang Durner LL.M. at the Institute for Public Law and the Institute for Water and Waste Management Law (IRWE), one‑​year research stay at the International Maritime Law Institute (IMO) in Malta, 2020 doctorate in international planning law.

2021 Joining the firm.


Environmental and planning law as well as public commercial law, in particular building law, and state planning law, planning approval law, mining law, water law, nature conservation law, pollution control law.

Member of Gesellschaft für Umweltrecht e. V. (GfU).

Regular lecturing and teaching activities on current topics of environmental law.
Lecturer at TÜV Rheinland Akademie GmbH (basic course for water protection officers).

Advising and representing clients in connection with private and public construction and infrastructure projects, in particular in the energy industry, advising and representing large and medium‑​sized companies as well as public authorities in mining and water law matters, advising on legal issues of industrial drainage systems, advising and representing municipalities and developers in urban land use planning procedures, advising on tax law in construction and water law matters.

Secondment of several months in the environmental and planning law department of TransnetBW in the grid expansion project SuedLink.


Publications on environmental and planning law



German, English, Spanish

Dr Dominik Snjka

Dr Dominik Snjka

T +49 228 72625‐268
F +49 228 72625‐99


Kathrin Kretschmann dos Santos
Ulrike Oferath
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