Martin heads up our Commercial Agreements & Distribution practice group. He is a true team player and passes on his knowledge to young colleagues.
He advises companies – ranging from start-ups to global players - on the areas of purchasing, sales and distribution (e-commerce, commercial agent, authorised dealer and franchise systems) as well as on product liability. Martin is a highly recommended lawyer for the strategic organisation of international trade relations and modern distribution systems. He asserts the rights of his clients in litigious disputes and is active in international arbitration proceedings.
Martin is local managing director of Taylor Wessing's Munich office.
|Since 2013||Partner, Taylor Wessing and Head of Commercial and Distribution|
|Since 2004||Associate, Taylor Wessing|
|2001 – 2004||Associate, National law firm|
|2000 – 2001||Corporate consultant, Roland Berger Strategy Consultants|
|1998 – 2000||In-house lawyer, hard and software company|
|1999||Admitted as a lawyer|
|Doctoral degree in cartel law|
|Legal clerkship, Siemens AG, Munich and at Procter & Gamble Comp in the USA|
|Legal degree, Würzburg|
Overview of Franchise & Licensing laws and regulations applicable in Germany, The Legal 500, together with Benedikt Rohrssen, Giorgia Carandente and Ulrich Spiegel, October 2020
BetriebsBerater - Vertragshändlerausgleich auch ohne Übertragung der Kundendaten?, Martin Rothermel and Wolfgang Schulz, Edition 28/29 2019
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Guideline and general questions and answers
Letter of Credit, Surety, Guarantee, Commercial Credit Insurance, Bill of Lading, etc.