Dr. Matthias Wiemers

Of Counsel / Attorney

Dr. Matthias Wiemers


Attorney Dr. Matthias Wiemers is a full-time managing director of the Chamber of Crafts Frankfurt-Rhein-Main in Darmstadt. There he is responsible for the entire legal area and advocacy in Brussels. Previously, he was the managing director of the Central Association of the German Bakery in Berlin and has since been a recognized expert in food law. He has been teaching at the Wilhelm Büchner University in Darmstadt since 2016.

He has dealt with health law consistently over the past 20 years and has trained in the field of health management and health law. His contribution to the topic “The health trades between craft law and health law” in the German administrative gazette is cited particularly often in the case law. His colleague Dr. Wiemers on an administrative law topic at the University of Bonn and publishes regularly in various legal journals.

Dr. Wiemers is available as Of Counsel due to his public law expertise.


Since 2019
Of Counsel at Medizinkanzlei Mohr, Berlin

Since 2010
Managing director at the Chamber of Crafts Frankfurt-Rhein-Main, Darmstadt

2009 – 2019
Of Counsel at Professor Versteyl u. Colleagues, Berlin

PhD at the University of Bonn in an administrative law topic

2005 – 2009
Legal Advisor / Managing Director at the Central Association of German
Bakery trade, Berlin

2001 – 2005
Research assistant at Meinolf Michels and Jürgen Herrmann, Member of the Bundestag, Berlin

2001 – 2011
various seminars in health law with Prof. Dr. Helge Sodan (German Institute for Health Law), Free University Berlin

advanced training in “health management” at the mibeg institute, Berlin

admitted to the bar in Berlin

Research Associate in the State Parliament of North Rhine-Westphalia, Hans-Martin Schlebusch Office, Member of the German Parliament

Research assistant to Prof. Dr. Klaus Stern, Cologne, on “The constitutional law of the Federal Republic of Germany”

1990 – 1999
Studies and legal clerkship in Münster, Bonn and Speyer

Approximately 100 independent publications, especially in food law, craft law and health law

Lecturer at the Wilhelm Büchner Fernhochschule Darmstadt




Deputy Chairman of the Funding Association of the Research Center for Food Law at the University of Marburg

Member of the German Society for Agricultural Law


Transitional regulation for allergen information – A provisional legal regulation allergen information for loose goods
GewArch 2015, 71-73

Ordinance on nutrition and health-related information
in: Practical Guide to Food Law, Chapter VII (Lfrg. 22, April 2015)

The health trades between craft law and health law
in: DVBl 2012, p. 942 ff.

Compliance in the food business – a localization
in: ZLR 2012, p. 310 ff.

Health-related information from associations
Lebensmittel heute – Qualität & Recht, Festschrift 175 Jahre Behrs Verlag, Hamburg 2010, p. 277 ff.

Ordinance on nutrition and health-related information, in: Hahn / Görgen (ed.),
Practical Guide to Food Law, Chap. VIII 3, Erg. Aug. 2010

The public advertising ban on prescription drugs.
in: wrp 2007, pp. 145-151