Dr Sebastian Polly > Hogan Lovells International LLP > Munich, Germany > Lawyer Profile

Hogan Lovells International LLP
KARL-SCHARNAGL-RING 5
80539 MÜNCHEN
Germany

Work Department

Litigation, Arbitration, and Employment

Position

Partner

Career

Sebastian Polly’s key focus is on product liability, product safety, and product compliance law. He is particularly experienced in the automotive, chemicals, consumer goods, electronics, and energy industries.
Sebastian has worked with numerous clients on the launch of innovative products. He assesses legal risks, develops preventive liability mitigation strategies and is experienced in dealing with European market entry requirements. He has helped various clients defend product liability claims and solved complex supply chain disputes. He is a litigator with court experience.

Languages

English, German

Education

Dr. iur., University of Augsburg, 2012
Second State Exam in Law, Bavaria, 2010
First State Exam in Law, University of Augsburg, 2008

Lawyer Rankings

Germany > Dispute resolution > Product liability

(Leading individuals)

Sebastian Polly - Hogan Lovells International LLP

Based on a large wealth of experience in product safety, product compliance and product liability as well as its good international integration of designated practice groups across all offices of the firm, Hogan Lovells International LLP continues to occupy a leading position in this field. The group has expertise in various industries: Ina Brock specialises in advising and representing companies from the pharmaceutical and medical products sector, while Sebastian Polly is an expert in the automotive sector. Matthias Schweiger focuses on collective tort litigation and model declaratory actions, particularly those with international aspects. Tobias Ackermann made counsel at the beginning of 2019 and has experience in product liability as well as product-related supply chain litigation.

Deutschland > Streitbeilegung > Produkthaftung

(Führende Namen)

Sebastian Polly - Hogan Lovells International LLP

Mit einem großen Erfahrungsschatz in Fragen zu Produktsicherheit, Produkt-Compliance und Produkthaftung und einer guten internationalen Aufstellung mit designierten Praxisgruppen in allen Büros der Kanzlei nimmt Hogan Lovells International LLP weiterhin eine führende Position in diesem Segment ein. Die Gruppe kann auf Expertise in verschiedenen Industriebereichen zurückgreifen: So setzt Ina Brock Akzente in der Beratung und Vertretung von Unternehmen aus der Pharma- und Medizinproduktebranche, während Sebastian Polly ein Fachmann für Fragen im Bereich der Automobilbranche ist. Matthias Schweiger fokussiert sich auf kollektive Schadensersatzverfahren und Musterfeststellungsklagen, vor allem jene mit internationalem Bezug. Tobias Ackermann wurde Anfang 2019 zum Counsel ernannt und hat neben der Produkthaftung unter anderem auch Erfahrung in produktbezogenen Lieferkettenstreitigkeiten.