Dr. Nicolas Gremminger

Dr. Nicolas Gremminger is a member of Baker McKenzie’s Dispute Resolution Practice Group in Frankfurt. Prior to becoming a Firm associate, he gained significant experience in international arbitration as a legal trainee in Baker & McKenzie.Wong & Leow in Singapore. Nicolas holds a doctoral degree from the University of Mainz, Germany. His doctoral thesis in the field of arbitration was awarded the first place of the "DIS-Förderpreis" 2017/2018 by the German Institution of Arbitration (DIS). Nicolas teaches at the University of Mannheim. Nicolas is a litigator. He advises on international arbitration and commercial litigation matters. Nicolas represents clients in cases focusing on large industrial projects, advisor liability and Post-M&A-disputes.

In recent years, Germany has seen major financial scandals causing political and legal turmoil. The two most prominent scandals are the so called “cum/ex” tax scandal and the “Wirecard” financial fraud scandal. For many people, these names are associated with money lost. Litigators associate “cum/ex”, “Wirecard” and further scandals with proceedings against auditors and tax advisors; a hot topic for litigation in Germany. Disputes are centered around the liability of auditors and tax advisors: Former…