Allen & Overy LLP
Bockenheimer Landstr. 2
Lecturer and honorary professor, Justus Liebig University of Gießen, Germany, 2005-2013; Partner, International law firm, Frankfurt, 2004-2010; Associate, International law firm, Hamburg, 1999-2004.
Founder of the Hamburg group of DIS 40 as well as a co-founder of the Hamburg Arbitration Circle. Member of ICC, LCIA, ASA, DIS ARIAS Europe, IBA and various other legal institutions. Member of the KLRCA’s panel of arbitrators and a member of the board of ARIAS Europe of the ICC Arbitration Commission; on the advisory committee of the Swiss Arbitration Academy and member of the German sports arbitration panel (Deutsches Sportschiedsgericht).
Over 50 arbitration cases as party-appointed arbitrator, sole arbitrator and chairman in ad-hoc and institutional arbitration proceedings.
“Rome I” und “Rome II”: Applicability in International Arbitration, Austrian Yearbook on International Arbitration, p. 23-43; “Der Schiedsvergleich als verfahrensrechtliche Falle” in: Zeitschrift für Schiedsverfahren [Settlements in arbitration proceedings: A procedural trap], in: SchiedsVZ (German Arbitration Journal) 2010, p. 57-61; “Arbitration in Germany” in: The European and Middle Eastern Arbitration Review 2009 – A Global Arbitration Review (GAR) special report, p. 51-53 (with co-authors).