Patricia Bendlin Spür is CELIS Assistant Country Reporter for Germany.
Patricia studied law at the University of Bonn, Germany, and in Curitiba, Brazil. After qualifying as a lawyer, she completed her LL.M. studies at Queen Mary University of London in 2015. Since then, she has been working as a lawyer in the field of German and European public law. In her role and as a member of the international Energy and Utilities Sector Group at the law firm Bird & Bird, Patricia advises companies and the public sector on energy, regulatory, foreign trade, environmental and public procurement law. She is named by The Legal 500 in its 2020 Guide for Germany as a core lawyer in foreign trade law for Bird & Bird.