Dr Marco Rietdorf



Studied Law in Bonn. 2001 first State examination, 2004 second State examination. Research assistant at the University of Bonn, 2002‐2006. Doctoral thesis with Prof Dr Wolfgang Löwer in municipal commercial law at Bonn University.

Joined the firm in 2006.


Public building and planning law, infection control law and business administration law, in particular gambling law.

Recommended by Legal 500 in business administrative law.

Member of the firm's management committee.

Member of the Bonn legal forum.

Lecturer at the German Lawyers' Academy (DAA) and at vhw – Bundesverband für Wohnen und Stadtentwicklung e. V. (Federal Association for Housing and Urban Development).

Advising and representing large and medium‑​sized companies in the gambling sector in Germany and their associations (including Aktion Mensch, Deutsche Fernsehlotterie, Löwen Entertainment GmbH). Support in fundamental and bankruptcy proceedings relating to gambling law. Representation of the State of North Rhine‑​Westphalia in summary proceedings, main action and state liability proceedings. Advice and representation of the public sector as well as large and medium‑​sized enterprises in the context of construction projects and communal urban land use planning.


Publications on gambling law, commercial administration law, law on fees and charges.



German, English

¹ member of the partnership with limited professional liability

Dr Marco Rietdorf

Dr Marco Rietdorf
specialist attorney for administrative law

T +49 228 72625‐168
F +49 228 72625‐99


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