Lawyer

Mainzer Landstrasse 49

60329 Frankfurt am Main, Frankfurt, Germany

+1 (877) 247-9277

Christian Wefers

Christian Wefers is a certified expert in financial and capital markets. He also assists clients in matters of banking and trade law and international litigation and dispute resolution.

He is a Diaz Reus Senior Associate and Foreign Legal Consultant. Mr. Wefers manages the firm’s Frankfurt, Germany office.

Admitted to the German Bar Association since 2007, Mr. Wefers is active in one of the largest securities cases ever to be brought by institutional investors in Germany.

A native German speaker and writer, he is also fluent in English and Dutch.

Education

  • J.D., University of Bremen and Cologne, Faculty of Law, Germany, 2007, cum laude
  • Completion of German Legal Specialization Course for Banking and Capital Market Law, 2009
  • LL.M., University of Miami, 2010
  • Certification in German Legal Specialization Course for Banking and Capital Market Law, 2012
  • Universidad Católica de Chile, 1988

Admissions

  • German Bar Association

Areas of Practice

  • Business & Finance Transactions
  • Corporate Finance, Private Equity, Securities
  • Litigation, Arbitration & Mediation

Professional Leadership

  • German Bar Association
  • German-American Lawyers Association