Axel J. Hamm

Of Counsel
Baker & McKenzie Partnerschaft von Rechtsanwälten und Steuerberatern mbB


Axel Hamm practices in the areas of domestic and international litigation and arbitration primarily for clients in the private equity business, power supply and telecoms industry.

Practice Focus

Throughout his professional career of more than twenty years, Mr. Hamm has gathered broad experience in all kinds of litigation and arbitration cases. He has acted as counsel of financial and industrial investors in numerous disputes related to major M&A transactions and recently handled the first case that was decided by the Federal Supreme Court of Germany concerning the building up of new telecommunication networks by the power supply industry.

Representative Legal Matters

  • Counsel to new entries in the telecoms sector, partic. in the area of regulatory and competition law.
  • Counsel to shareholders/management/financial investors in corporate disputes related to M&A transactions and joint ventures.
  • Counsel to management in litigation/arbitration cases related to major supply - and distribution contracts.


  • Germany (1979)


  • University of Frankfurt/M. (Referendar Exam) (1979)


  • English
  • German