Dr. Ulrike A. Schäfer, LL.M. (UCLA)

Dr. Ulrike A. Schäfer, LL.M. (UCLA), Partner

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“best expertise for capital investment law”
(JUVE Handbuch 2013/2014)


  • Lawyer, partner of the partnership
  • Legal education and studies in Göttingen (Dr. iur.) and Los Angeles (LL.M.)
  • Admission to the bar in 1990
  • Partner at the law firm Droste Rechtsanwälte (now Hogan Lovells) in Düsseldorf until the end of 1996
  • Since 1997 founding partner of the Düsseldorf office of Sernetz·Schäfer Rechtsanwälte
  • Main practice areas: banking and capital markets law, insolvency law, litigation and arbitration
  • Memberships: Working Group for Insolvency and Arbitration (Arbeitskreis für Insolvenz- und Schiedsgerichtswesen e.V.), Cologne, Banking Law Association (Bankrechtliche Vereinigung - BrV), German Institution for Arbitration (Deutsche Institution für Schiedsgerichtsbarkeit e.V. - DIS)
  • Languages: German, English