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About Christoph Clausen

Christoph specialises in litigation and arbitration. He advises and represents national and international companies in all areas of business and commercial law matters. Christoph is also active in advising on class actions and mass claims.

He speaks English, German and French.

Recent work

  • Acting for Volkswagen in its worldwide defence (except for the US and Canada) against customer claims arising from the global recall of VW diesel vehicles in relation to the emission of nitrous oxides
  • Defending the British insurer Clerical Medical against one of the largest mass claims in Germany
  • Representing a provider of gas caverns in arbitration proceedings against a construction company

Qualifications

  • Heidelberg University, Germany
  • University of Lausanne, Switzerland
  • University of Münster (Dr. iur.), Germany
  • Legal traineeship (Referendariat) at the Higher Regional Court of Berlin
  • Rechtsanwalt, Germany