Klaus von Gierke, American lawyer. Member of Luther & Partner.
Von Gierke, Klaus was born on October 2, 1954 in Heidelberg, Germany.
Universities of Freiburg (Doctor Juris, 1983) and Geneva. Tulane University of Louisiana, School of Law, New Orleans (Master of Laws, 1980). Spoken languages: German, English and French.
Worked at Luther & Partner (Hamburg) specializing in German, EU and International Practice: Corporate, Commercial, Mergers and Acquisitions, Joint Ventures, Banking and Financing, Foreign Investment, Securities and Capital Markets, Leasing, Antitrust, Unfair Competition, Anti-Dumping, Intellectual Property (Trademark, Patent and Copyright), Tax, Real Estate, Energy and Natural Resources, Environmental and Administrative Law, Computer and Software Law, Agricultural Law, Food and Drug, Labour, Product Liability, Insurance, Estate Planning, Administration and Litigation, Family Trusts, International Trusts and Estates, Trust Formation and Administration, Probate, Transportation, Maritime, Broadcasting, Cable TV, Radio and Telecommunications Law, Media Law, Entertainment, Litigation and Arbitration. Admitted to the bar, 1982, New York. 1984, Germany.
Author: "Die Dritthaftung des Rechtsanwalts," 1984 (on lawyer's liability).
Member: International Bar Association. German-American Lawyers' Association. Luther & Partner is a steadily growing law firm with offices in Hamburg and Berlin.
The origin of the firm goes back into the 1930's. Various lawyers of the firm, in addition to their legal training, have worked as research associates at renowned universities and have received legal training in the United States, other European countries and/or with the EU-Commission in Brussels. Several lawyers of the firm have published books and articles on topics relating to their fields of expertise.
All partners are members of specialized professional associations.
Member: International Bar Association. German-American Lawyers' Association.