Dr. Daniel Valdini | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice

Dr. Daniel Valdini

Associate, Hamburg

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Daniel Valdini's main practice areas are European and German competition and procurement law. Furthermore he has comprehensive knowledge and experience in distribution law with a focus on international commercial agency agreements. He regularly publishes articles in his field of work in leading law journals.

Bars and Courts

  • Rechtsanwalt


  • Dr iur, University of Hamburg
  • Second State Exam, Hanseatic Higher Regional Court of Hamburg
  • First State Exam, University of Bayreuth


  • German
  • English


Advised payment service provider Concardis in connection with purchase to Advent and Bain Capital.*

Advised HSH Nordbank, UniCredit, NordLB and DNB on the refinancing of a US$1.385 billion loan to the Rickmers Group.*

Advised DIF Renewable Energy Fund in connection with sale of nine onshore wind farms to Allianz Renewable Energy Fund.*

Advised HSH Nordbank, regarding the financing of two wind farm projects in Finland in the amount of approx. EUR 80.6 Mio.*

*Matters prior to working for White & Case.


  • Protection of the weaker party in international distribution law, 2013, (Der Schutz der schwächeren Vertragspartei im internationalen Vertriebsrecht)
  • Legislative reform through the backdoor? The deselection of cogent law through arbitration agreements within domestic cases, ZIP, Issue 1, p. 7 – 12, 2017, (Gesetzesreform durch die Hintertür? Die Abwahl zwingenden Rechts durch Schiedsabreden bei Inlandssachverhalten)
  • Online hotel portals as commercial agents, BB, Issue 16, p. 899 – 903, 2016, (Online-Hotelportale als Handelsvertreter) (co-author with Raimond Emde)
  • The commercial agent's guideline, ZVertriebsR, Issue 6, p. 353-362, 2016 (Part 1) and ZVertriebsR, Issue 1, S. 3 -14, 2017 (Part 2), (Die Handelsvertreter-Richtlinie) (co-author with Raimond Emde)
  • The improper use of Russian-Roulette-Clauses, GWR, issue 9, p. 179 – 182, 2016, (Die missbräuchliche Verwendung von Russian-Roulette-Klauseln) (co-author with Malte Koch)