Björn Weidner studied law at the university Freie Universität Berlin with focus on insolvency and corporate law. During his internship, he worked as an insolvency practitioner for the attorneys Leonhardt & Partner in Berlin, which is active as a nationwide large and well-known joint-practice. There he gained further extensive knowledge of insolvency law. He used his knowledge to work in connection to his studies as a partner for the attorneys Beckmann & Sozien in the insolvency administration.
Since the foundation of his own attorney office in 2004 he has been successfully advising national and international investors on the German hotel- and real estate market. Within this activity, he gained extensive knowledge of franchise, management- and leasing contracts. As Head of Legal Department Björn Weidner is responsible for all legal matters of the HR Group. He accompanies the company as Head of Legal Department since its foundation in 2008.