Markus represents clients before German courts and in international arbitration proceedings regarding all aspects of German and international commercial law. His recent experience includes price-renegotiations in a long term gas delivery contract under Swedish law, the validity of steel delivery contracts in various jurisdictions and alleged violations of disclosure duties under German capital markets law.
Markus specializes in international economic law with a focus on the protection of foreign investments through Bilateral Investment Treaties. After having written his PhD on a comparative analysis of indirect expropriation in national and international jurisdictions, Markus regularly publishes and lectures on various topics of investment arbitration. In addition to this academic background, he also has practical experience in international investment law both from the public and the private perspective.
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