Anna-Gesine Zimmermann has been a lawyer at Oppenhoff since 2017. She studied law at Cologne University. Her legal training included secondments to the German Federal Cartel Office in Bonn, to Oppenhoff and to the Dispute Resolution practice of CMS in Cologne. Prior to her legal training Anna-Gesine Zimmermann worked in the Department for Civil Law, International Commercial Law, IPR, Comparative Law and Banking Law at Cologne University, assisting in particular with the Cologne Willem C. Vis Moot Court Team. In 2016 she was awarded her doctorate “Dr. iur” under Prof. Dr. Klaus Peter Berger on the topic “Agreements between parties on the qualifications of arbitrators”. At Oppenhoff she organizes the Cologne Vis Moot School together with Dr. Vanessa Pickenpack.
Anna-Gesine Zimmermann is a member of the German Institution of Arbitration [Deutsche Institution für Schiedsgerichtsbarkeit e. V. (DIS)], the DIS40 German Initiative of Young Arbitrators [DIS40 Deutsche Initiative junger Schiedsrechtler] as well as the Cologne Bar Association [Kölner Anwaltverein e. V. (KAV)] and the German Institute for Distribution Law [Deutsche Gesellschaft für Vertriebsrecht e. V.].