LL.M. Tohoku-University / Sendai (Japan)
Commercial and corporate law specialist

Expertise:

  • Corporate law
  • M&A
  • Commercial and distribution law
  • Banking law
  • Public procurement law
  • Media law

Career:

  • Banker
  • Universities of Tübingen und Munich
  • 1988 Admitted to the bar
  • 1988 Krömer | Steger | Westhoff
  • 1989 PhD, University of Tübingen
  • 1992 Graduate degree, Tohoku-University of Sendai (Japan)
  • 2006 Qualification as commercial and corporate law specialist

Foreign languages:

  • English
  • French
  • Japanese
  • Portuguese

Publications:

  • “Zu den Prinzipien der Privatautonomie im internationalen Rechtsanwendungsrecht” (1990)
  • “Methodik und Interessenbewertung im japanischen internationalen Zuständigkeitsrecht” (1992)
  • “Feindliche Übernahmen in Deutschland und Möglichkeiten ihrer Abwehr” (in Japanese, 1992)
  • “Unternehmensmitbestimmung” in Anwaltshandbuch Arbeitsrecht (9th Edition 2015)

Other activities:

  • Member of the Board of Advisors of Schmolz + Bickenbach GmbH & Co KG
  • Member of the Supervisory Board of Westdeutsche Zeitung GmbH & Co KG
  • Member of the Board of Examiners of Fond National de la Recherche du Luxembourg

Memberships:

  • Association of German-Brazilian lawyers
  • Association of German-Japanese lawyers
  • Pre-examination committee of commercial and corporate law specialists of the bar association (Rechtsanwaltskammer) in Düsseldorf (chairperson)

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