Representative Legal Matters
Advised an international automotive supplier on its operative and financial restructuring.
Insolvency administrator Dr. Siegfried Beck (Nuremberg) on the sale of the business operations of the Schlott Group in a bidding process, including the business operations of u.e. sebald druck GmbH to Burda Druck GmbH.*
Major creditor, inter alia, in the insolvency proceedings of the Conergy Group.
Out-of-court and in-court defence against claims of insolvency administrators, including the conclusion of settlements with insolvency administrators.
Various M&A transactions in a national and international context on the seller and buyer side, including advising the Swiss Sulzer AG on the sale of its Metco division to OC Oerlikon.
Claimants and defendants in state court proceedings, including defending the British insurance company Clerical Medical in one of the largest mass claims in Germany.*
*Prior to joining Baker McKenzie
Professional Associations and Memberships
- Juristen Alumni e.V. – Member
- Germany (2010)
- University of Würzburg (M.A. Political Science and Economics) (2011)
- University of Würzburg (LL.M. Eur.) (2009)
- Higher Regional Court of Bamberg (Assessor Exam) (2009)
- University of Würzburg (Referendar Exam, European Lawyer (Europajuristin (Univ.Würzburg)) (2005)
- Co-author (with Joachim Ponseck and Martin A. Swierczok), "Restrukturierung leicht(er) gemacht: Das StaRUG Gestaltungsoptionen und Stolpersteine," Whitepaper, BUJ – Bundesverbandes der Unternehmensjuristen e.V., May 2021
- Co-author (with Joachim Ponseck and Martin A. Swierczok), "Since 1 May 2021: Insolvency filing obligation in full force again – a look on upcoming further changes, Insolvenzantragspflicht gilt seit 1. Mai 2021 wieder voll – Ausblick auf demnächst anstehende weitere Änderungen," InsightPlus, May 2021
- Author, "Annotation of judgment: ECJ C-205/207, Gysbrechts and Santurel – Inter, ZEuP," March 2011, p.706-720
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