Jacqueline Lopez

Jacqueline Lopez, LL.M. (ESADE, Barcelona), MCIArb
German Attorney-at-Law
Partner
Certified specialised lawyer for commercial and corporate law

Phone + 49 (0) 30 8145 8193-0
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Dispute avoidance by contract design according to incentive systems

Jacqueline Lopez, 
LL.M. (ESADE, Barcelona), MCIArb

Specialisation:

Complex litigation, Arbitration, Insolvency

Current focus:

  • The Perspective of Latin American States on Chinese Investments in Latin America

  • Dispute avoidance by contract according to incentive systems

Working languages:

German, English, Spanish

Professional Experience:

  • German attorney-at-law since 2012: Litigation, Corporate Law, Arbitration, Insolvencies

  • since 2015 co-founder of the law firm of Kniprath Lopez, Attorneys for Complex Disputes, Hanover

  • 2012-2015 German attorney-at-law with Herfurth & Partner, Hanover (litigation, corporate and insolvency law)

Education:

  • 2017/2018 Master en Derecho Internacional de los Negocios (Master in International Business Law), ESADE (Barcelona)
  • 2017 Certified specialised lawyer for commercial and corporate law

  • 2015 Specialised professional training for commercial and corporate law and continuing education

  • 2013 Specialised professional training in insolvency law (continuing education)

  • 2010-2012 Legal clerkship with the supreme court of Hesse in Frankfurt am Main (clerkships in Kassel, Hanover and Barcelona, Spain – Spanish business law firm) (degree: German 2nd state exam)

  • 2004-2010 University of Goettingen law school (degree: German 1st state exam)

Selection of substantive matters:

  • Complex shareholder disputes among German or non-German shareholders of German corporations, interim measures of protection, multiple shareholder actions (including pleas for nullification, declaration, etc.)

  • Arbitration proceedings under the rules of DIS

  • German corporations, interim measures of protection, multiple shareholder actions (including pleas for nullification, declaration, etc.)

  • Various commercial law litigations (including, competition law, general commercial, etc.)

  • Contractual advice, including drafting, negotiating, and implementation of commercial contracts (framework agreements, individual agreements, general terms and conditions, etc.)

  • Advice to creditors or debtors in the context of insolvency procedures (several of them international), discharge of residual debt, declarative actions, actions for nullification, creditor protection, etc.

Memberships:
German Institution of Arbitration (DIS), Club Español del Arbitraje (CEA), Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb), German Lawyers’ Association (DAV); committee for insolvency law within the DAV; committee for trade and corporate laws within the DAV; German-Spanish Lawyers’ Association (DSJV); International Chamber of Commerce (ICC Spain, ICC Germany)