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Prof. Dr. Roderich C. Thümmel, LL.M. elected among „Best Lawyers”

News from 24.09.13

In the course of the ranking “Germany’s best Lawyers 2013”, Handelsblatt, together with its renowned partner Best Lawyers elected our managing partner, Prof. Dr. Roderich C. Thümmel, LL.M. (Harvard) one of Germany’s best lawyers. Moreover, he has been elected Lawyer of the Year 2013 in the Stuttgart region in the field of corporate law.

Best Lawyers seeks the top lawyers in several fields in Germany each year. The election process follows a peer review principle. For over 25 years, Best Lawyers asks experts which lawyer outside their own firms they would recommend to their clients if they could not assume the mandate due to conflict of interest or for other reasons.

Prof. Dr. Roderich C. Thümmel focuses on the advice of enterprises – especially family enterprises – and executives in the fields of corporate law as well as restructuring and transactions. Moreover, Prof. Dr. Thümmel represents enterprises in complex disputes before public courts and international arbitral courts and acts frequently as an arbitrator. Another emphasis of his work lies in the advice and legal representation of executive board members, executive directors and members of supervisory boards in liability proceedings and the advice of D&O insurers as monitoring or coverage counsel.