Dr. Juergen Johannes Witte
Juergen Johannes Witte has the broad experience and sharp legal skills that are essential to resolving complex legal disputes, whether in or out of court, and delivering clear and feasible solutions to clients.
In his more than 20 years of experience, Juergen has built deep expertise in directors and officers liability cases, insurance disputes, banking litigation and construction and engineering disputes and has also conducted numerous internal investigations. He has guided clients through difficult disputes in various industries.
Having started his career as a judge and public prosecutor and later becoming an OLG lawyer (i.e. admitted to appear before the Higher Regional Court), Juergen is one of very few litigators in Germany who are able to truly assess a case from the perspective of the court, which puts him in the position to develop the most appropriate strategy for each client. He attracts praise from clients for his hands-on approach and straight talk.
Clients’ appreciation for Juergen's work is well reflected by the fact that he is constantly ranked among Germany's leading litigators.
Frequently recommended lawyer for Dispute Resolution (D&O coverage and liability)
Jürgen Johannes Witte impresses with "in-depth expertise and a great demeanour".
UMTS legal dispute for mobilcom (amount in dispute €1.2 bn)
Internal Investigations (including work for the supervisory board of a DAX 30 company following antitrust fine imposition proceedings)
Advising companies on business law matters
Regular advice for organs, corporations and insurance companies on questions of officers' liability, recently for a member of the management of Karstadt Warenhaus
Litigation for banks
Advising insurance companies
Advising on compliance matters (Whistleblowing, ethical guidelines etc.)
Jürgen Johannes Witte brings extensive experience.
Legal 500 EMEA, Dispute Resolution
"...der im Markt sehr anerkannte Dr. Jürgen Johannes Witte..."; "...Dr. Jürgen Johannes Witte, der im Markt für seinen gesellschaftsrechtlichen Hintergrund bekannt ist."; "...der von Mandanten viel gelobte Dr. Jürgen Johannes Witte..."
Jürgen Johannes Witte's work is 'cost effective', providing 'real value for money'.,
Legal 500 Ranking
Häufig empfohlener Anwalt für Konfliktlösung ("hervorragende Arbeit", Mandant)