Stefanie Soltwedel - McDermott Will & Emery


Stefanie Soltwedel advises multinational clients on drafting, negotiation, implementation, and enforcement of commercial law agreements.

She represents clients both in court and in out-of-court dispute resolution in national and international commercial disputes.

Her clients base covers a wide range, including the advertising, automotive and capital goods industry, the real estate and financial sectors as well as HNWIs and family offices.


Stefanie advised:

  • A former chairman of the supervisory board of a publicly listed German company with global sales activities on the defense of a claim for damages in a D&O dispute arising from a share sale in the three-digit million range
  • A German retail group on the judicial enforcement of compensation claims based on store closures in connection with regulatory closure orders to narrow the Covid19 pandemic.
  • A global automotive company on the assertion and defense of claims for compensation and damages based on a development contract with a Chinese automotive developer


Higher Regional Court of Düsseldorf, Second State Exam, 2012
University of Cologne, First State Exam, 2009