Marion Baumann is counsel in the firm's Berlin office and and part of the public procurement and antitrust practice groups. She advises clients on matters in connection with procurement law, European and antitrust law, as well as public commercial law. Predominantly, Marion drafts and supports contracting authorities and bidders in connection with complex procurement proceedings and infrastructure projects.
Marion advises clients comprehensively on antitrust matters, including the structuring of distribution, the design of research and development and technology transfer agreements, as well as antitrust compliance. In addition, she advises and supports clients with regard to application procedures under merger control law.
Marion joined the firm in November 2008. After passing her First State Exam in 2006 at the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, she also passed her Second State Exam 2008 in Munich. In 2018, she obtained her accreditation as a “Specialist Lawyer for Public Procurement Law” (Fachanwältin für Vergaberecht).
- Speaker in the training program of DeutscheAnwaltAkademie regarding “Reasons for exclusion, exclusion from calls to tender and self-cleaning” (November 2017)
- Took part as speaker in the further education course “Qualification as a funds manager for companies” (Qualifizierung zum Fördermittel-Manager für Unternehmen) by Emcra (2012-2014) – Public tendering: opportunities and pitfalls from the bidder’s point of view
- In-house workshops on procurement law for companies, recently for an international telecommunications company
- In-house workshops on antitrust law for companies, recently for an online company
Marion is the author of the online commentary on procurement law „BeckOK Vergaberecht”, which was published in 2016.
Further publications are, among others:
- Ascertainment of the legal requirements for self-cleaning under public procurement law; Comment on the ECJ’s decision of October 24, 2018 (Case No. C-124/17), NZBau 2019, p. 565 et seq., together with Helene Gerhardt (German article)
- Admissibility and Contestability of a Tendering Exclusion, NZBau 2016, p. 678 et seq., together with Dr. Annette-Mutschler-Siebert (German article)