Ricarda Völker specialises in advising private companies and the public sector in the area of EU state aid law as well as German subsidy and grant law. She represents clients before courts as well as in proceedings at national authorities and the European Commission and has assisted with numerous notifications. She focuses on providing advice in the areas of research, development and innovation as well as energy efficiency. Her clients include industrial companies from the paper, pulp and other segments as well as the automotive sector, research institutions and energy suppliers. Her team for state aid law applies a multidisciplinary advisory approach that combines legal, commercial and technical aspects in a holistic manner.