Jakob specializes in corporate law (including M&A transactions), in insurance and re-insurance law as well as aviation law.
He advises clients on all corporate law issues and represents clients’ interests in court. His focus lies in advising partnerships, publicly-held companies, limited liability companies and their partners and shareholders. Jakob is frequently instructed to act for clients in relation to the establishment to dissolution of companies, and in the context of disputes between shareholders, including arising out of deficient resolutions. Jakob also has particular expertise in advising on the restructuring and acquisition of companies. In addition, he has in-depth knowledge and experience of the law governing foundations (e.g. when it comes to structuring succession).
In the area of insurance and re-insurance law, Jakob focuses on advice and representation of insurance and re-insurance companies in disputes arising under insurance and re-insurance relationships, especially complex coverage issues.
Jakob also acts for clients in the field of aviation and air transport, where he has profound knowledge of both the industry and the law. He focuses on providing advice and representing companies in the aviation industry and their insurance companies in and out of court on all issues of aviation law and other business law issues relating to aviation, especially at the interface with corporate law.
Furthermore, Jakob advises and represents our clients regularly on other complex matters of commercial law, especially concerning transport law and involving a maritime connection.