Dr. Jörn Kramer is an associate in the Düsseldorf office of Latham & Watkins and a member of the firm’s Global Antitrust & Competition Practice. He focuses on EU and German competition law.

Mr. Kramer represents international companies before the European Commission and the German Federal Cartel Office in a wide range of competition law matters, in particular with regards to antitrust investigations, litigation, regulatory aspects, and State aid matters. He has advised clients in a number of complex and high-profile merger control proceedings and has experience across various different sectors, including digital markets, technology, and energy.

Prior to joining Latham, Mr. Kramer worked as a trainee and research associate in the antitrust practice groups of Latham’s Düsseldorf office and in several other international law firms in Düsseldorf. During his legal clerkship, Mr. Kramer also worked for the Litigation and Legal Division of the German Federal Cartel Office.

Bar Qualification

  • Rechtsanwalt (Germany)


  • Dr. iur., Heinrich Heine University, Düsseldorf, 2022
  • Second German State Exam, Higher Regional Court, Düsseldorf, 2022
  • LL.M., University of West England, Bristol, 2017
  • First German State Exam, Westfälische Wilhelms-University, Münster, 2015

Languages Spoken

  • German
  • English
  • French