Representative Legal Matters
- Advised listed UNIWHEELS AG on its Domination and Profit and Loss Transfer Agreement with Superior Industries International and the delisting from the Warsaw stock exchange.
- Advised CORESTATE Capital on the acquisition of 94.9 percent of the shares in Hannover Leasing Group.
- Advised Dassault Systèmes on the acquisition of all shares in CST - Computer Simulation Technology AG.
- Advised Heitkamp & Thumann in bidding competition for Balda.
- Advised Hitachi Koki on acquisition of Metabo power tools.
- Advised RWE and E.ON on sale of their minority stakes in the Luxembourg utility Enovos.
- Advised Malaysian Employees Provident Fund (EPF) on a joint venture with the Dietz Group.
- Advised Dassault Systèmes on the merger squeeze-out at Realtime Technology Aktiengesellschaft.
- Advised KSPG on Joint Venture with Chinese HASCO Group.
- Advised Various Listed Companies on their general meetings and shareholder disputes.
Professional Associations and Memberships
- Rechtsanwaltskammer Frankfurt - Member
- Canadian German Lawyers Association - Member
- Germany (2007)
- State of Rhineland-Palatinate (Second State Examination) (2007)
- University of Bonn (Dr. jur.) (2006)
- University of Bonn (First State Examination) (2003)
Co-author, The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Corporate Governance 2013 (6th Edition), May 2013
Author, "Einberufung und Durchführung von Hauptversammlungen bei fehlerhaften Satzungsbestimmungen" (Convocation and performance of a general meeting on the basis of irregular provisions in the articles of association), NZG 2010, 1249 et seqq., November 2010
Author, "Zum Rechtsverlust nach § 28 WpHG bei Verstößen gegen Stimmrechtsmitteilungspflichten" (On the loss of rights pursuant to section 28 of the Securities Trading Act in case of a violation of the obligation to file voting rights notifications), Betriebs-Berater BB 2009, 1600 et seqq., July 2009