Litigation / Arbitration

A main focus of VELTEN SONDERMANNīs legal practice is the enforcement of its clients rights before national state courts or arbitral tribunals. Included herein are, inter alia:

  • Representation in national and international legal disputes before German courts
  • Injunctive relief
  • Representation in employment law proceedings of all kinds (e.g. arbitration committees and arbitration proceedings with unions, employment law litigation).

VELTEN SONDERMANN disposes of comprehensive experience in the preparation and handling of complex disputes, particularly in cases with international factual constellations. Advice in this field comprises, among other things, legal assessment of the prospects of success, preparation and performance of the taking of evidence and arguing at hearings.

The lawyers of VELTEN SONDERMANN regularly act both as legal counsel retained by clients and as arbitrators in arbitration proceedings carried out pursuant to the following arbitration rules:

  • ICC arbitration
  • DIS arbitration
  • National and international ad hoc arbitration.

VELTEN SONDERMANN offers broad expertise with project management experience in complex court proceedings and arbitrations and has a thorough knowledge of the various arbitration rules of the international institutions such as the International Chamber of Commerce, Paris, the London Court of International Arbitration, the arbitration rules of the German Institution of Arbitration.

Dr. Velten is listed as arbitrator of DIS Deutsches Sportschiedsgericht.

Contact Partner

Dr. Rainer Velten, LL.M.
Dr. Markus Sondermann


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