Lawyer

Thomas Wanckel

Thomas Wanckel studied law in Hamburg and performed his clerkship in Providence, Rhode Island (USA), among other places. He has been admitted to practise law since 1984.

Fields of activity:

  • Maritime law

  • Marine insurance law and marine hull insurance law

  • Inland waterway law

  • Transport and forwarding law

  • Arbitration proceedings

Foreign languages:

  • English

Memberships:

  • German Bar Association

  • International Bar Association

  • German Association for International Maritime Law

  • German Maritime Arbitration Association

  • German Association for Transport Law

  • Shiparrested.Com

 

Office:Hamburg

E-mail:wanckel@sesu.de

Telephone:+49 40 376805-0

Lawyer

Susanne Reichstein

Susanne Reichstein is a lawyer specialised in insurance law and labour law. She studied law in Hamburg and has been admitted to practise law since 1994.

Fields of activity:

  • Insurance law

  • Transport and forwarding law

  • Labour law including maritime labour law

  • Trade law and corporate law

Foreign languages:

  • English

  • French

Memberships:

  • German Bar Association

  • Working Group on Transport and Forwarding Law of the German Bar Association

  • Working Group on Insurance Law of the German Bar Association

  • German Association for Transport Law

  • Hamburg Actuarial Science Association

  • International Bar Association

 

Office:Hamburg

E-mail:reichstein@sesu.de

Telephone:+49 40 376805-0

Lawyer

Dr. Heiko Saur LL.M.

Following his training as a shipping specialist, Dr Heiko Saur studied law in Hamburg and has been admitted to practise law since 1997. His doctoral thesis was ‚The modification of liability principles in freight, forwarding and warehousing law due to the Transport Law Reform Act‘. He obtained a Master of Insurance Law from the University of Münster in 2004. He is a lawyer specialised in insurance law as well as transport and forwarding law.

Fields of activity:

  • Insurance law

  • Transport and forwarding law

  • Maritime law

  • Handelsrecht

Foreign languages:

  • English

Mitglied im:

  • German Bar Association

  • Working Group on Transport and Forwarding Law of the German Bar Association

  • Working Group on Insurance Law of the German Bar Association

  • German Association for Transport Law

 

Office:Hamburg

E-mail:saur@sesu.de

Telephone:+49 40 376805-0

Lawyer

Dr. Cliff Meesenburg

After studying law in Freiburg im Breisgau with a specialisation in civil and European law, Dr Cliff Meesenburg performed his clerkship in Berlin, Leipzig and Tokyo. He has been admitted to practise law since 1999. His doctoral thesis was ‚The principle of the protection of legitimate expectations in European financial administration law‘ and he is a lawyer specialised in insurance law.

Fields of activity:

  • Insurance law

  • Transport and forwarding law

  • Building and architects law

Foreign languages:

  • English

Memberships:

  • German Bar Association

  • Working Group on Insurance Law of the German Bar Association

  • Working Group on Transport and Forwarding Law of the German Bar Association

  • German Association for Transport Law

 

Office:Berlin / Hamburg

E-mail:meesenburg@sesu.de

Telephone:+49 30 226287-0

Telephone:+49 40 376805-0

Lawyer

Stefan Nau

Stefan Nau studied law in Freiburg im Breisgau and performed his clerkship in Berlin. He has been admitted to practise law since 1998 and works as a lawyer specialised in labour law.

Fields of activity:

  • Labour law

  • Corporate law

  • Contract law

  • Real estate law

  • Insolvency and restructuring consulting

Foreign languages:

  • English

  • Italian

Memberships:

  • German Bar Association

 

Office:Berlin

E-mail:nau@sesu.de

Telephone:+49 30 226287-0

Lawyer

Jan Thede

Following his training as an industrial clerk, Jan Thede studied law in Hamburg and Tübingen. He has been admitted to practise law since 2002. He is a lawyer specialised in insurance law as well as transport and forwarding law.

Fields of activity:

  • Insurance law

  • Transport and forwarding law

  • Commercial law

Foreign languages:

  • English

  • French

Memberships:

  • German Bar Association

  • German Association for Transport Law

  • German Association for Actuarial Science

  • Working Group on Transport and Forwarding Law of the German Bar Association

 

Office:Hamburg

E-mail:thede@sesu.de

Telephone:+49 40 376805-0

Lawyer

Dr. Jan Albers LL.M.

Dr Jan Albers studied law in Hamburg and obtained his Master of Laws from the University of Hamburg. He received a PhD scholarship from the International Max Planck Research School for Maritime Affairs and wrote his dissertation on the topic of ‚Responsibility and Liability in the Context of Transboundary Movements of Hazardous Wastes by Sea: Existing Rules and the 1999 Liability Protocol to the Basel Convention‘. 2009/2010 he was an employees of the United Nations International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea (Management IFLOS Summer Academy). He has been admitted to practise law since 2014.

Fields of activity:

  • Commercial and economic law

  • Maritime transport and inland waterway law

  • Transport and forwarding law

  • Insurance and marine insurance law

  • Waste law

Foreign languages:

  • English

Memberships:

  • German Association for International Maritime Law

  • German Association for Transport Law

  • German Maritime Arbitration Association (GMAA)

  • shiparrested.com

 

Office:Hamburg

E-mail:albers@sesu.de

Telephone:+49 40 376805-0

Lawyer

Thomas Mälzer

Before studying law in Heidelberg, Thomas Mälzer completed an apprenticeship as a bank clerk. He has been admitted to practise law since 1998. He is a lawyer specialised in transport and forwarding law.

Fields of activity:

  • Transport and forwarding law

  • Maritime commercial law

  • Insurance law

  • Insolvency law

Foreign languages:

  • English

Memberships:

  • German Association for Transport Law

  • German Association for Maritime Law

  • Actuarial Science Association of the University of Hamburg

 

Office:Hamburg

E-mail:maelzer@sesu.de

Telephone:+49 40 376805-0

Lawyer

Alexander Ibsch

Before studying law in Berlin, Alexander Ibsch completed an apprenticeship as an insurance salesman. He has been admitted to practise law since 2012.

Fields of activity:

  • Insurance law

  • Transport and forwarding law

  • General civil law

  • Product liability law

Foreign languages:

  • English

 

Office:Berlin

E-mail:ibsch@sesu.de

Telephone:+49 30 226287-0

Lawyer

Thomas Dines

Thomas Dines studied law in Augsburg. He also performed his clerkship there. He has been admitted to practise law since 2013.

Fields of activity:

  • Labour law

  • Contract law

  • General civil law

Foreign languages:

  • English

 

Office:Berlin

E-mail:dines@sesu.de

Telephone:+49 30 226287-0

Lawyer

Birgit Ludwig

Birgit Ludwig studied law in Würzburg. She performed her clerkship in Darmstadt. She has been admitted to practise law since 2016.

Fields of activity:

  • Insurance law

  • Labour law

  • General civil law

Foreign languages:

  • English

 

Office:Berlin

E-mail:ludwig@sesu.de

Telephone:+49 30 226287-0

Lawyer

Lea Katharina Schilde

Lea Katharina Schilde studied law in Hamburg. She performed her clerkship in Lübeck, Hamburg and Vienna. She has been admitted to practise law since 2018.

Fields of activity:

  • Transport and forwarding law

  • Insurance law

Foreign languages:

  • English

Memberships:

  • German Bar Association

  • Hamburg Bar Association

 

Office:Hamburg

E-mail:schilde@sesu.de

Telephone:+49 40 376805-0