Prof. Dr. Alexander Reuter is Rechtsanwalt, Attorney-at-Law (New York) and partner of GÖRG Rechtsanwälte. The areas of emphasis of his practice are infrastructure and project finance including the regulatory issues associated therewith as well as project related transaction business. He also avails of comprehensive experience in restructurings, in negotiating and drafting contractual documentations for projects of all kinds and acts as litigator and arbitrator. Before moving to private practice, Alexander Reuter served as in-house counsel in the ThyssenKrupp group for 11 years, the last five years of which he headed the legal department of ThyssenKrupp Steel. Alexander Reuter is honorary professor at the RUHR-UNIVERSITÄT BOCHUM and lectures on project finance, international trade law and and coroporate law. He is the author of numerous publications in all of the above areas.