Dr. Franck Schmidt-Husson

Franck Schmidt-Husson studied at the Universities of Freiburg im Breisgau, Bordeaux, Saarbrucken, and Munich. He has been practising law with Thümmel Schütze since 2002.

Franck Schmidt-Husson specialises in advice on matters of insurance law and process control, underlying issues of liability and indemnity law, as well as corporate law. A main focus of his practice lies in D&O and E&O insurances, fidelity loss, and professional liability insurances. Manager liability and compliance (defence of claims and prevention of liability) are the main focal points. His expertise covers a large and comprehensive range of matters concerning major accidents and large-scale insurance programmes.

Franck Schmidt-Husson has been involved in the so-called “Dieselgate” for various D&O insurers in the case of VW, and in the case of another automotive group in the defence of the liability claims of consumers (diesel-mass proceedings).

His clients include German and international insurers as well as executive managers, directors, and supervisory boards of stock companies and limited companies.


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