Track record: The firm covers all types of alter- native dispute resolution mechanisms (e.g. arbitration, mediation, dispute adjudication boards, expert determination). Several special- ties have emerged which also receive praise from competitors, e.g. energy, capital market disputes and insurance. They are currently defending VW against claims by consumers related to the VW diesel scandal.
Team & differentiation: The DR practice contains over 40 partners. Ulrike Gantenberg heads the practice and is the most prominently positioned lawyer with a growing reputation for high-quality intervention in arbitrations. The firm has an internationally experienced arbitration practice specializing in post-M&A.