Dr. Stephan J. Spehl co-heads the German Litigation and Arbitration Practice Group. He studied at the universities of Munich, Constance, Geneva and Freiburg (1980-1984) and passed his second exam in 1987. He received a doctorate from the University of Konstanz in 1988. After having graduated from Miami School of Law in 1989, he joined Baker & McKenzie in Frankfurt. He passed the New York Bar Exam in 1990. He became a partner in the Firm in 1995 and opened the Baker & McKenzie office in Munich in 1997.
Dr. Spehl represents numerous clients in complex commercial disputes before state courts, and in ad hoc or institutional arbitration proceedings. He was party-appointed arbitrator in various ad-hoc proceedings.
Representative Legal Matters
- Participated as arbitrator in three proceedings as either chairman of an arbitral tribunal, sole arbitrator, or member of an arbitral tribunal (DIS, ICC, ad hoc).
- Participated as counsel in more than 20 proceedings (DIS, ICC, ad hoc).
New York~United States (1991)
University of Miami School of Law
University of Freiburg
University of Geneva
University of Munich
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