Daniela Deifuß-Kruse

  • Lawyer
  • Specialist Lawyer for Administrative Law

 

Office: Paderborn
T +49 5251 773 5 - 0
F +49 5251 773 5 - 99
daniela.deifuss(at)brandi.net
Languages: German, English

About me

  • Born in 1976
  • Studies of law at the University of Bielefeld
  • First state bar exam 2000
  • Legal clerkship at the Regional Court Bielefeld
  • Studies at Deutsche Hochschule für Verwaltungswissenschaften Speyer (German University of Administrative Sciences) 2001-2002
  • Second state bar exam, bar admission 2003
  • With the firm since 2003
  • Since 2014 Specialist Lawyer for Administrative Law

Expertise

    Public law

    Infrastructure planning

    • Consulting and support for infrastructure planning (road construction, railway construction, electrical power lines, supply lines)
    • Plan approval procedures
    • Supporting of local authorities and citizens during infrastructure planning

    Soil protection law

    • Support during environmental remediation processes
    • Environmental remediation agreements

    Immission control law

    • Support during authorization processes for industrial plants, waste disposal plants, power plants and energy plants
    • Site assessments
    • Securing sites
    • Defense against third-party rights (neighbors, citizens' initiatives)
    • Further education and training of immission control officers

    Water law

    • Consulting with regard to corporate water supply and waste water disposal

    Municipal law

    • Consulting and representation of regional authorities (municipalities, districts, associations) and municipal bodies
    • Support during processes for citizen participation (petitions for referendums, referendums)
    • Municipal by-law regulations
    • Municipal constitution regulations
    • Preparation and support with regard to municipal decisions

    Municipal commercial law

    • Consulting and representation of regional companies and owner-operated businesses, in particular municipal utilities
    Compliance
    • Liability of investment advisers, investment brokers and asset managers
    • Determination of the specific requirements for a compliance system in consideration of the existing compliance culture
    • Development of customized compliance guidelines ("Code of Conduct")
    • Adaptation of the compliance guidelines specified by the parent company abroad to German law and to the specific circumstances of the German company; coordination with foreign companies
    • Adaptation of German compliance guidelines with regard to their applicability to foreign subsidiaries
    • Introduction of the compliance system to the company; negotiations with the works council
    • Establishment of an external compliance hotline
    • Raising the employees' awareness and training the employees with regard to general and specific compliance questions
    • Regular control and further development of the compliance system, if applicable
    • Representation vis-à-vis law enforcement and other authorities
    • Contact with non-legal service providers

     

    Publications

    Book discussion

    • §§ 34-38 in: Jahn/Deifuß-Kruse/Brandt (Hrsg.)
      "Kreislaufwirtschaftsgesetz" (Kommentar),
      Stuttgart 2014
    • Problemfall Geruchsimmissionen in: Der Schutz der Nutzer von Immobilien vor Immissionen in: Wirth (Hrsg.), Darmstädter Baurechtshandbuch - Öffentliches Baurecht, 2. Auflage, Düssledorf 2005

    Articles

    • Umweltverträglichkeitsprüfung und Vorprüfung bei der Änderungsgenehmigung bestehender Anlagen (zusammen mit M. Dippel),
      NVwZ 2004, 1177
    • Zur Reichweite der Rücknahmepflichten des Herstellers und des Vertreibers von Verkaufsverpackungen von Getränke (zusammen mit M. Dippel),
      AbfallR 2003, 239

    Memberships

    • Deutscher Anwaltverein
      Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Verwaltungsrecht im DAV, Landesgruppe Nordrhein-Westfalen
    • Soroptimist International