Carsten is specialised in corporate law disputes both in and out of court. His clients include companies, shareholders and members of corporate bodies.
His particular expertise in the area of family company disputes and directors' and officers' liability, but also in post-M&A disputes both before state courts and arbitration tribunals, deserves special mention. Due to his experience in procedural law, Carsten manages commercial disputes and litigation across all legal areas together with the respective specialists.
|Partner, Taylor Wessing
|2004 – 2010
|Associate, Taylor Wessing
|2001 – 2004
|Research assistant, Institut für Arbeits– und Wirtschaftsrecht Universität zu Köln
|Doctoral degree on international compulsory norms of German employment law, University of Cologne
|Established as a lawyer, Düsseldorf
|Admitted as a lawyer, Cologne
|Second state examination, Düsseldorf
|First state examination, Cologne
|Maîtrise en droit, Université de Paris I, Panthéon/Sorbonne and LL.M., Universität zu Köln
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