Resumé

  • Born in 1962, Stuttgart
  • Partner
  • Studied at the universities Tübingen, München and Paris I (Panthéon-Sorbonne)
  • Attorney since 1992, PhD 1992
  • Vice President of the Rechtsanwaltskammer Stuttgart

Publications

Special knowledge

  • Advice and representation in legal French-German legal relations International Arbitration

Memberships

  • Member of the Präsidium der Rechtsanwaltskammer Stuttgart
  • Member of the Europaausschuss der Bundesrechtsanwaltskammer

Legal areas

In construction projects of all sizes, we advise clients individually on both the employee side and the employer side about all phases of the project, particularly on the drafting and negotiation of construction contracts, joint venture agreements, development contracts in the construction process, on securing and enforcement of warranty claims and on how to defend oneself against this.

We also advise on the design and negotiation of architect’s contracts and fee, remuneration and liability issues.

In all fields of construction and architectural law, we represent our clients both in court and out of court.

We provide comprehensive advice in the design of wills, and inheritance contracts in the field of corporate succession.

Here, we always keep the implications of Corporate Law, Tax Law, and Marriage Law in mind.

We furthermore support our clients particularly in the assertion of, and defense against, legal inheritance claims, legal partially residual inheritance claims, and supplementary legal claims and comprehensively in the context of the discussion of community heritage. We are both very formative and active in leading various processes.

One of the core competencies of the firm lies in the monitoring and resolution of shareholder disputes. In addition, we provide comprehensive advice on the drawing-up of social contracts, shareholder agreements, company agreements and pool solutions, and preparation for shareholders’ and general meetings. Another core competency is in the area of corporate transactions. Here we regularly counsel both buyers and sellers in comprehensive asset and share deals, including associated due diligence examinations. We are also engaged in extensive post-M & A disputes.

We support our clients in the application and enforcement of intellectual property rights and their exploitation. Here we offer the trade mark application to the design of licensing contracts comprehensive care. In competition law, we have particular expertise in the defense against unauthorized warning letters as well as in the examination of advertising and other corporate communications to competition clearance. If necessary, we will put your rights against your competitors.

We provide comprehensive advice on the CISG, the Law on Commercial Agents, the Law on Commercial Trading, as in the Law on Freight Forwarding and Transportation, as well as in the design of contracts between enterprises, supply relations, framework agreements, and sales structures of various kinds, as well as on law enforcement.

We advise both in the design of customized notarial deeds and contracts as well as in complex real estate transactions. We represent our clients both in court and out of court.

In the area of Internet and IT Law, we provide qualified support for the design of software contracts (including license conditions), contracts for software projects and IT-related services, we also provide the legal support of IT projects from the preparation and review of contracts to (possibly judicial) clarification of conflicts and shortcomings.

We have particular expertise in the area of EVB-IT.

From the examination of copyright to negotiating license agreements, we provide comprehensive services. Also, we can help you to defend your copyright and rights of use (in court or out of court).

In Press law, we provide comprehensive support to both publishers as affected by negative media companies.

In Procurement law, we provide comprehensive advice to both the prospective seller and to the prospective buyer. In particular, we are involved in the preparation of tender documents and law enforcement, for example in verification procedures.

We support our clients in the application and enforcement of intellectual property rights and their exploitation. Here we offer the trade mark application to the design of licensing contracts comprehensive care. In competition law, we have particular competence in the defense against unauthorized warning letters, as well as in the examination of advertising and other corporate communications to eliminate competition. If necessary, we will enforce your rights against your competitors.

Languages

Representation and advice in German, English, French and Spanish.

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