Britta Grauke > Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP > Frankfurt, Germany > Lawyer Profile

Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
TAUNUSANLAGE 1 (SKYPER)
60329 FRANKFURT AM MAIN
Germany
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Work Department

Litigation

Position

Partner

Career

Britta Grauke is a Partner in the Litigation Department and heads the German Litigation Practice, which she has helped to build since joining Weil, Gotshal & Manges in 2002. One focus of her practice is the representation of international clients in litigation and arbitration in Germany and abroad. In that area, she represents various major clients in corporate law, capital markets, competition and IP law and disputes from mergers & acquisitions. Apart from German procedural law issues, she also advises on international procedural issues such as the taking of evidence abroad. As part of the corporate litigation practice, she advises corporations in German corporate governance issues, crisis management and recovery of assets. Applying her strong litigation background, Britta also advises and represents clients in distressed situations, insolvencies and insolvency related litigation.

Education

Universities of Trier and Bonn (law degree 1997). Admitted to practice in Germany in 1997.

Lawyer Rankings

Deutschland > Streitbeilegung > Commercial Litigation

Die strittigen Mandate von Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP stammen vornehmlich aus dem Gesellschafts- und Wettbewerbsrecht sowie den Bereichen Insolvenz und Restrukturierung, wobei man sich auch verstärkt auf die Segmente IP und IT fokussiert. Das Mandantenportfolio enthält diverse Akteure, darunter deutsche Banken und internationale Unternehmen. Praxisleiterin Britta Grauke beschäftigt sich schwerpunktmäßig mit gesellschafts- und kapitalmarktrechtlichen Konflikten.

Germany > Dispute resolution > Commercial litigation

Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP is primarily instructed to assist with corporate and competition disputes as well as contentious insolvency and restructuring matters, while the team also increasingly focuses on IP and IT issues. The client portfolio includes various players, including German banks and international companies. Practice head Britta Grauke focuses on corporate and capital market disputes.