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Lawyer

Professor Doctor Gerhard Wegen, American lawyer, specializing in the field of Arbitration and Litigation, Corporate Law, Mergers and Acquisitions, Private and Public International Law, Securities and Capital Markets. Member of Gleiss Lutz Hootz Hirsch Rechtsanwalte.

Background

Doctor Gerhard Wegen, Professor was born in 1950 in Salem.

Education

Universities of Hamburg, Geneva/Switzerland, Tübingen (State Exams, 1975, 1978. Doctor of law, 1985). Harvard Law School/USA (Master of Laws, 1981).

Spoken languages: German, English and French.

Career

Worked at Gleiss Lutz Hootz Hirsch Rechtsanwalte (Stuttgart) specializing in Arbitration and Litigation, Corporate Law, Mergers and Acquisitions, Private and Public International Law, Securities and Capital Markets. Admitted to the bar, 1981, Germany. 1983, New York; registered, 1987 as Foreign Attorney, Brussels.

Co-editor: "Litigation Issues in the Distribution of Securities: An International Perspective," 1997. Co-author with Professor Doctor Glaesner: "Die anwaltliche Praxis im Gemeinschaftsrecht," (Practicing Community Law), 1995. Co-editor: "Insider Trading in Western Europe - Current Status," 1994.

Co-author: "International Securities Regulation," 1992. Author: "Vergleich und Klagerücknahme im internationalen ProzeS" (Amicable Settlement and Discontinuance in International Litigation), 1987. "International Securities: Law and Practice," 1985.

Co-author: "International Investment Disputes: Avoidance and Settlement," 1985. Country Editor, International Securities Regulations, loose-leaf. Advisory Board, World Securities Law Report.

Corresponding Editor, International Legal Materials. Professor of Law, University of Tübingen, 1997. Member, Board of Examiners, State of Baden-Württemberg, 1987.

With Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton, New York, 1982. Banking Trainee, Deutsche Bank AG, 1968-1970. Member: German, New York State, American, Inter-Pacific and International (Co-Chairman, Committee Q, "Issues and Trading in Securities," Section of Business Law.

Executive Committee, Capital Markets Forum) Bar Associations. American Society of International Law. International Law Association - German Branch (Member, International Securities Regulation Committee).

Association of the Bar of the City of New York. German Arbitration Institution. Swiss Arbitration Association.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: "Vergleich und Klagerücknahme im internationalen ProzeS" (Amicable Settlement and Discontinuance in International Litigation), 1987. "International Securities: Law and Practice," 1985. Co-author: "International Securities Regulation," 1992.

Membership

Member, Board of Examiners, State of Baden-Württemberg, 1987. With Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton, New York, 1982. Banking Trainee, Deutsche Bank AG, 1968-1970.

Member: German, New York State, American, Inter-Pacific and International (Co-Chairman, Committee Q, "Issues and Trading in Securities," Section of Business Law. Executive Committee, Capital Markets Forum) Bar Associations. American Society of International Law.

International Law Association - German Branch (Member, International Securities Regulation Committee). Association of the Bar of the City of New York. German Arbitration Institution.

Swiss Arbitration Association.