Dr Xenia Zwanziger, LL.MN. (Cape Town)

Senior Associate


Born 1988 in Berlin. Studied law at the Humboldt University in Berlin. 2012 first State examination, 2015 second State examination. 2012 to 2013 Master of Laws (LL.M.) at the University of Cape Town, South Africa. 2013 to 2015 legal clerkship at the Berlin Supreme Court with stations at the Scientific Service of the German Bundestag and in Melbourne (Australia). 2015‐2018 research associate at the Institute for Energy and Regulatory Law in Berlin. 2018 Doctorate with Prof Dr Dr Dr h. c. mult Säcker in an energy law topic.

Joined the firm in 2018.


Public building and planning law, public commercial law, energy law, environmental law.

Advice to companies in energy and environmental law (e. g. pricing of an energy supply company, equipping an industrial enterprise with meters); advice on energy projects, in particular transmission networks (Suedlink and Ultranet) and distribution networks (district heating network Berlin); advice to companies in construction and immission control law (in particular industry and chemical parks); advice and representation of housing associations and other project developers in urban development law.


Publications on energy law. Co‐author of the Berlin Commentary on Energy Law, 4th edition 2017.


Dr Xenia Zwanziger, LL.MN. (Cape Town)

Dr Xenia Zwanziger, LL.MN. (Cape Town)

T +49 30 885665‐220
F +49 30 885665‐99


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