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Dr Marcus Blankenheim

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Work +49 (69) 90747 255
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Waldeck Rechtsanwälte PartmbB

Work Department

Litigation, Banking & Capital Markets, Corporate and Commercial Law

Position

Dr. Marcus Blankenheim advises on banking and capital market law. He represents banks and financial service providers, namely in lawsuits based on allegations of incorrect investment advice and prospectus liability.

Dr. Blankenheim further advises companies on issues of general business law, in particular matters of distribution law, transportation law, real estate law and matters of product liability. In the aforementioned areas his prime focus is the representation of clients in legal disputes before German courts and arbitration tribunals.

Career

Lawyer and Partner with Waldeck Rechtsanwälte (2008/2013), admitted to the bar in 2004

Languages

German, English

Education

Universitities: Würzburg, Mainz, Assessor (2004), Dr. jur. (2004), Certified Specialist Lawyer for Banking and Capital Markets (2010)


Germany: Dispute resolution

Financial services litigation

Within: Financial services litigation

The ‘extremely competent’ team at Waldeck Rechtsanwälte PartmbB stands out for its ‘sound, pragmatic and solution-oriented approach’ and is particularly active in defending against class actions, most notably in connection with capital markets law. This expertise was recently utilised in the representation of a major bank in two capital markets proceedings, while other highlights included defending a number of credit institutes against claims for damages for Cum-Ex transactions, and defending Commerzbank and comdirect bank against claims filed for irregularities in the global certificate held on a corporate bond. The latter two clients also instructed the team to assert claims for damages from mass counterfeit bank card fraud. Clients single out Marcus Blankenheim and the ‘reliable, goal-oriented and competent’ Christian Faßbender.

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