Dr. Tatjana Mühlbach
Dr. Tatjana

Dr. Tatjana Mühlbach advises corporate clients on all aspects of German and European competition law.

Tatjana has many years of experience acting for plaintiffs and defendants in damages claims under competition law, both in court and out of court. She represents clients in competition law proceedings before the German and European authorities and courts. Tatjana has proven expertise in German and multinational merger control proceedings. Furthermore, she advises clients in the design and analysis of compliant commercial cooperation agreements, supply and distribution systems, and all other aspects of compliance.

In recent years, she has acted for leading consumer goods manufacturers, media companies, financial investors, professional associations as well as numerous small and medium-sized enterprises. Firms from the pharmaceuticals and health sectors, in particular, benefit from Tatjana‘s advice in healthcare competition law.

Tatjana is a member of the German Competition Law Association (Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht e. V.), and of the Competition Law Forum Munich (Kartellrechtsforum München e. V.). She is the author of numerous publications in the field of competition law.

She has professional proficiency in the languages of German and English.

Tatjana studied Law at University of Hamburg. She was engaged in academic research at the Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law in Hamburg, the University of Oldenburg and the University of Bordeaux, France, as well as at the College of Europe in Hamburg. She was awarded Doctor of Laws in 2006. Between 2007 and 2011, Tatjana worked at the EU and competition law practice of SJ Berwin LLP (Munich). From 2011 to 2016, she worked for Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP (Munich). She joined BUNTSCHECK in 2016, and is a partner of the firm.



Schadensersatz wegen Kartellrechtsverstößen – Ein Überblick aus der Praxis, in:

Zeitschrift für Wirtschaftsstrafrecht und Haftung im Unternehmen 2016, 145-155 (together with Andreas Boos)

Germany: Private Antitrust Ligitation, in:

The European Antitrust Review 2009, 110–114 (together with Alexander Rinne)

Tarifverträge in der europäischen Kartellkontrolle,

Nomos-Verlag, Baden-Baden, Reihe Wirtschaftsrecht und Wirtschaftspolitik, 2007

Le dialoge social en Allemagne: l’ equlibrage du systéme dual de relations industrielles, in:

Le dialoge social, modèles et modalités de la regulation juridique en Europe, Hrsg. Philippe Martin, Presses Universitaires de Bordeaux, 2007

Tariftreue und europäisches Vergaberecht, in:

Recht der Arbeit 2003, 339–346