Dr Michael Stulz-Herrnstadt is a Partner at the Hamburg office of the international law firm DLA Piper and a highly regarded lawyer in the fields of regulatory and public law . One of h is practice focus es is the gambling and media sector , where he advis e s leading national and international gambling, media and payment services companies on the entire spectrum of gambling and media law . Dr. Michael Stulz-Herrnstadt also regularly represents his clients before regulatory bodies and in administrative court proceedings . and has successfully supported his clients throughout fundamental and lengthy proceedings up to the Federal Administrative Court or the Federal Constitutional Court. T he leading guides and ranking institutions for the legal services industry in Germany rank the teamtier 1for media:gaming / gambling (Legal 500 Germany 2019) and tier 1 for media: regulatory (JUVE Handbook 2018/2019) and describes Michael as "one of the first names for gambling law in Germany" (Legal 500 Germany 2019) and as "one of the most noticeable market players regarding media regulation issues" (JUVE Handbook 2018/2019. The leading German economic newspaper Handelsblatt and the US rating agency Best Lawyers rank Michael in the list of "Best lawyers in Germany" in the area of Media Law (Handelsblatt / Best Lawyers 2018). Dr. Michael Stulz-Herrnstadt publishes articles on current regulatory developments in legal magazines and in DLA Piper's All-In Gambling Blog (blogs.dlapiper.com/all-in).