Thomas specialises in dispute resolution as well as corporate and capital markets law. In dispute resolution, a recent focus of his work has been to advise and represent clients in cartel damage lawsuits before German and European courts, where he currently acts as counsel in a number of pending high stakes cases across a range of sectors. With a formal background in both economics and law, Thomas always has a strong focus on the crucial economic parameters of a case.
Thomas joined Hengeler Mueller in 2008, and became partner in 2016. He is a university lecturer at Bucerius Law School in Hamburg, and sits on the supervisory board of HELLA GmbH & Co. KGaA, a publicly-listed MDAX automotive supplier.
IBA, German Arbitration Institute (DIS), Company Law Association (VGR), Association for Competition Law Studies (Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht).
Co-author: Blanke/Nazzini, Handbook on International Competition Litigation, 2012; Co-author: Meyer-Sparenberg/Jäckle, Beck'sches M&A-Handbuch, 2017; Co-author: Fuchs / Weitbrecht, Handbuch Private Kartellrechtsdurchsetzung, 2019.