Lawyer

Andreas Meisterernst Partner

Qualified lawyer and specialist lawyer for administrative law, Andreas Meisterernst was born in 1966 and has been lawyer in Munich since 1995. He spent five years in a regional law firm with a focus on IT and administrative law. This is where he started his intensive litigation practice in civil and administrative courts and increasingly dealt with consumer products. In early 2000, he co-founded the law firm meyer // meisterernst, and in 2003 mm science GmbH (now RDA Scientific Consultants GmbH). Finally, in January 2012 he founded Meisterernst Rechtsanwälte.

Andreas Meisterernst primarily advises companies from the food and consumer goods sectors. He focusses on strategic aspects of product development, distribution including contract work, labelling and advertising with particular emphasis on the implications of unfair competition law and European law. Mr Meisterernst also advises on matters of product safety, in situations of market withdrawal or call-back (crises) and in complex cases at the intersection of law and science. He represents his clients in German courts, the European Court of Justice and in negotiations with/ application procedures at German, foreign and European authorities.

Teaching activities, professional publications, memberships

  • Lecturer for food law at the University of Munich (TU)
  • Member of the legal committee, of the food supplements working group and the scientific advisory board of the Food Federation Germany (German umbrella organisation of the food industry),
  • Council Member of the European Food Law Association (EFLA)
  • Executive Managing Editor and founder oft he European Food and Feed Law Review EFFL, (Lexxion)
  • Co-publisher of Zeitschrift für Stoffrecht (periodical review on chemicals law, Lexxion)
  • Co-publisher of the legal commentary for practitioners "Health & Nutrition Claims", (Behr's)
  • Contributor to the legal commentary on Reg. (EU) 1169/2011 in the leading food law commentary Zipfel/Rathke (C.H. Beck)
  • Author of numerous publications in the areas of food and pharmaceuticals law.
  • Judge at the Bavarian court for attorneys; lecturer in public law for the mandatory training of apprentice practitioners
  • Mr Meisterernst regularly organises German and international events and gives lectures in German and English.
Andreas Meisterernst

Kontakt Kanzlei

Meisterernst Rechtsanwälte PartG mbB
Sophienstraße 5, 80333 München

Fon +49(0)89-1891745-0

Current Events

Next event Meisterernst

18.06.2020
Online - Digital Talk: Nutri-Score – Anmelden, Einsetzen, Optimieren
(Lebensmittelzeitung - dfv Conference Group GmbH)

Further information » All events »

Übernächste Veranstaltung der Kanzlei Meisterernst

01.-02.07.2020
Köln - 10th International Akademie Fresenius Conference „Health and Nutrition“
(Akademie Fresenius)

Further information » All events »

3. Veranstaltung der Kanzlei Meisterernst

15.09.2020
München - Medical Manager in der pharmazeutischen Industrie - Spezifisches Fachwissen für ein erfolgreiches Medical Management
(FORUM)

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Job offer – Current

If you have already completed your legal training with the second state exam and are enthusiastic about the legal profession, we look forward to receiving your application.

We also offer the possibility of a study-accompanying internship, a job as a station trainee assistant or the free cooperation during the traineeship.

Current Events

Next event Meisterernst

18.06.2020
Online - Digital Talk: Nutri-Score – Anmelden, Einsetzen, Optimieren
(Lebensmittelzeitung - dfv Conference Group GmbH)

Further information » All events »

Übernächste Veranstaltung der Kanzlei Meisterernst

01.-02.07.2020
Köln - 10th International Akademie Fresenius Conference „Health and Nutrition“
(Akademie Fresenius)

Further information » All events »

3. Veranstaltung der Kanzlei Meisterernst

15.09.2020
München - Medical Manager in der pharmazeutischen Industrie - Spezifisches Fachwissen für ein erfolgreiches Medical Management
(FORUM)

All events »

Job offer – Current

If you have already completed your legal training with the second state exam and are enthusiastic about the legal profession, we look forward to receiving your application.

We also offer the possibility of a study-accompanying internship, a job as a station trainee assistant or the free cooperation during the traineeship.

Cooperations

Our guiding principle „Thinking further“ also applies beyond the work we carry out our very selves. Through permanent cooperations and as part of different networks, our law firm and its lawyers are in constant contact and exchange with other experts.

Networks

Our lawyers inter alia engage in the following institutions:

Deutsche Vereinigung für gewerblichen Rechtsschutz und Urheberrecht e.V. (GRUR)
http://www.grur.org

Lebensmittelverband Deutschland e.V.
https://www.lebensmittelverband.de/

Arbeitskreis Nahrungsergänzungsmittel
https://www.lebensmittelverband.de

Rechtsausschuss Lebensmittelverband Deutschland
https://www.lebensmittelverband.de

Bundesverband der Arzneimittelhersteller e.V. (BAH)
https://www.bah-bonn.de

European Food Law Association (EFLA)
http://www.efla-aeda.org

Integritas Verein für lautere Heilmittelwerbung e.V.
http://www.integritas-hwg.de

Korrespondenten und Mitarbeiter des European Food and Feed Law Review (EFFL)
http://www.lexxion.de

Wissenschaftliche Gesellschaft für Lebensmittelrecht e.V. (WGfL)
http://www.wgfl.de

Gesellschaf für Umweltrecht e.V. (GfU)
http://www.gesellschaft-fuer-umweltrecht.de

If need be, our permanent scientific cooperation partner RDA Scientific Consultants GmbH, supports us in complex scientific and regulatory matters. We also collaborate intensively with our colleagues from the law firm Belmont | Legal specialised in commercial and company law.

Whenever legal questions with an implication of foreign law occur, we provide multinational concepts in a time-and cost-effective way thanks to our trusted and straightforward cooperation with befriended foreign colleagues.

Beyond our work for clients, our lawyers also active members in a number of specialist associations and scientific institutions. Our clients profit from the insight and contacts gained from these activities.

RDA RDA Scientific Consultants GmbH
http://www.rda-science.com
Belmont-Legal Belmont | Legal
http://belmontlegal.de
RECHTSANWALTSKANZLEI DR. VERGHO und PARTNER mbB RECHTSANWALTSKANZLEI DR. VERGHO + PARTNER mbB
http://vergho-donaubauer.de/

In multinational scenarios we work closely together with specialised foreign colleagues and other independent experts. We are therefore able to provide specifically tailored concepts across broders and clarify legal issues with foreign implications early on.

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