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Alexander Wildschütz

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Fladgate LLP

Work Department

Litigation.

Position

Alexander Wildschütz is a partner in the litigation department at Fladgate.

He specialises in commercial disputes with a particular expertise in cross-border matters including jurisdictional disputes and disputes over the applicable law and the enforcement of foreign judgments. Alexander has also developed a contentious insolvency practice dealing mainly with matters involving international elements and disputes arising under the European Insolvency Regulation.

Alexander acts for a wide range of businesses, banks and financial institutions as well as individuals. His international practice has a focus on advising German, Swiss and Austrian clients.

Recent notable cases include a complex shareholder dispute involving a multitude of foreign jurisdictions relating to a prestigious real estate development in Berlin.

In Chambers Global, Alexander is recommended as an “Expert Based Abroad” in Dispute Resolution in Germany and as a “Foreign Expert” in Dispute Resolution in the UK. He is also recommended by The Legal 500 for civil fraud and banking litigation work.

Alexander is fluent in German and dual-qualified as a solicitor in England and Wales and as a German Rechtsanwalt.

Career

Qualified 1998 (Germany) and 2001 (England and Wales); made partner Fladgate 2008.

Languages

German; Portuguese; French.

Member

DAV; British-German Jurists Association; DIS.

Education

Potsdam; Manchester; Edinburgh.


London: Dispute resolution

Banking litigation: investment and retail

Within: Banking litigation: investment and retail

Fladgate LLP's scope of practice includes recovery litigation, insolvency, fraud, payment systems, mis-selling matters, claims against professionals, and disputes between banks. Steven Mash is known for his focus on claimant matters against large institutions. He also defends clients against actions brought against them and is a civil fraud specialist. Bree Taylor heads the dispute resolution team, of which Simon Ekins, and Alexander Wildschßtz are key members. Simon Brew left for TWM Solicitors LLP.

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Commercial litigation

Within: Commercial litigation

Fladgate LLP 'covers a wide range of complex areas of commercial law with skill and efficiency'. The department is known for litigating against larger firms in complex, high-value disputes, which are often internationally focused. Practice head  Bree Taylor is well known for high-value company and shareholder disputes; Steven Mash is a third party funding expert; Alexander Wildschßtz has particular expertise in cross-border matters; and John Ford, who specialises in complex trust, civil fraud and high-profile art disputes, recently joined from Pinsent Masons LLP. Tom Bolam is an experienced senior associate.

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