Our Litigation and Arbitration team has many years of experience in commercial law disputes. We conduct proceedings before civil national and EU courts, before various arbitration institutions (DIS, ICC, SIAC, LCiA, PCA), we advise on out-of-court settlements and on all forms of alternative dispute resolution (e.g. expert determination and mediation). We advise and represent our clients in disputes with their contractual partners in almost all areas of law.

Whether local or cross-border, our interdisciplinary Compliance and Investigation team offers our clients integrated preventive advice on all major compliance issues. In addition, the team conducts investigations and assists our clients during official searches and seizures. In addition, our White-Collar Crime team advises on all criminal, regulatory and crisis scenarios, represents and defends companies before investigating authorities and courts, and coordinates the defense of affected employees where necessary. This ensures comprehensive advice from a single source and forms the basis of our practice.

Our clients include national and international listed and medium-sized companies from the manufacturing and consumer goods industry, the insurance and service sector, organizations and associations as well as public institutions.

Our key areas of advice:

  • Claims for damages
  • Model declaratory actions
  • International arbitration proceedings
  • Insurance and reinsurance law disputes / D&O
  • Procurement and insolvency law disputes
  • Introduction, revision and testing of compliance systems
  • Risk Management
  • Internal investigations
  • Support during official searches and seizures
  • Fraud, anti-money-laundering