Michael Pickelein | Munich | Hogan Lovells

Michael Pickelein

Associate Litigation, Arbitration, and Employment


German, English


Michael Pickelein
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Michael Pickelein represents clients in international and domestic arbitration proceedings. He has experience in handling institutional arbitrations under various sets of rules, including those of the ICC, ICDR, and DIS. He has assisted clients with disputes in various industry sectors with a particular focus on post-M&A related disputes.

Michael is also currently involved in Pro Bono cases supporting Afghan refugees in filing relevant applications with the German authorities.

Representative experience

Representing an international rubber manufacturer in arbitration proceedings concerning payments under an energy supply contract (ICDR, NY-Law).

Representing the purchaser of a chemical plant in a post-M&A dispute (DIS).

Representing the sellers of a limited partnership in a post-M&A arbitration concerning the allocation of the purchase price (DIS).


  • Second State Exam in Law, Oberlandesgericht München, 2023
  • First State Exam in Law, Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nürnberg, 2021
  • DIS40