Anne Witt is currently Associate Professor at Leicester Law School, where her main research and teaching interests lie in the areas of EU, UK and US competition law.
She gained her undergraduate law degree from the University of Freiburg in Germany, an LLM from the University of Virginia School of Law (Fulbright Scholarship), and a PhD in Law from the University of Kent, where she taught as an associate lecturer from 2009 to 2012. She is qualified to practice in Germany. Anne joined the University of Leicester in 2012, and has been a visiting fellow at the European University Institute, Florence (2015) and NYU Law School (2019). She was appointed an independent legal adviser for the provision of expert advice in the area of EU law to the European Parliament in 2017. Prior to her legal education, Anne graduated from the Geneva Conservatory of Music with a degree in piano.
In September 2020, Anne will be joining EDHEC Business School as Professor of Law.