Here we recognise seven standout individuals for their excellent work handling a range of complex commercial disputes.
Most Highly Regarded
Independent practitioner Christian Duve is “brilliant as counsel, arbitrator and mediator” and comes highly esteemed as an “authority on business mediation”.
Andreas Hacke of Zwanzig Hacke Meilke is an “absolutely splendid practitioner” who is “extremely efficient in his approach” and a “real master of Decision Tree Analysis”.
Horst Eidenmüller of Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich earns praise for his “convincing approach to complex disputes” and maintains a “spectacular reputation in the field of commercial mediation”.
From Ditges, Renate Dendorfer-Ditges is widely regarded as a top-tier mediator with a “strong ability to balance the interests of all parties involved”. She is renowned for her expertise in US law, contract disputes and labour and employment issues.
At Baker McKenzie, Joerg Risse is “among the sharpest minds in the German legal market” and receives plaudits for his vast experience in post-M&A and tax disputes.
Viadrina European University’s Lars Kirchhoff is an “absolutely fantastic specialist” with a “profound understanding of the theoretical basis of mediation practice”.
Independent practitioner Jürgen Klowait comes lauded for his extensive experience resolving complex domestic and cross-border energy disputes.