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Franca Werhahn has been a member of the meyer.rechtsyanwälte team since April 2019. Her field of practice includes advising national and international clients on all aspects relating to innovative product developments and general food law questions, in particular with regard to food labelling and advertising. In addition, she advises companies on consumer enquiries or complaints and coordinates these with the authorities and courts. Franca Werhahn also advises on cosmetics law related queries.
A particular focus is on crisis management of food companies and the associated risk assessment, especially in the context of public recalls of products and product warnings.
She supports our consulting practice due to her background in medical law in the field of pharmaceuticals and medical devices, as well as questions regarding the differentiation of food and pharmaceuticals.
Franca Werhahn graduated at the University of Regensburg with a focus on medical law. During her further practical training she worked in Munich and Cape Town (South Africa). Before joining meyer.rechtsanwälte, she already gathered practical legal experience in a medium-sized medical law firm. She advises in German and English.