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Dr. Hans-Jochem Lüer


Current Position

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek
Magnusstrasse 13
50672 Cologne

Tel: 49-221-20520
Fax: 49-221-20521

Class: X (1999)Circuit: International


University of California at Berkeley, Boalt Hall, School of Law, LL.M. (1964)
Universities of Tübingen, Bonn and Cologne, Dr. jur. (1968)

Professional Career

Attorney at Law, Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek (1974-)
Banking and Mutual Fund Management (1969-73)
Assistant, University of Cologne, Germany, Institute of Private International Law (1967-69)


German Bar Association, Chair, Insolvency Committee (1990-05)
International Bar Association, Section of Business Law
American Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel
American College of Bankruptcy
International Insolvency Institute


"Deutsches Internationales Insolvenzrecht nach der Insolvenzordnung," Kölner Schrift zur Insolvenzordnung, 2nd ed. 2000 p. 297-322
"The Revision of International Insolvency Law In Germany," Current Issues in Cross-Border Insolvency and Reorganizations, 1994 p. 119-151 (B. Leonard and Chr. Besani)
"Zur Neuordnung des deutschen Internationalen Insolvenzrechts," Stellungnahmen und Gutachten zur Reform des deutschen Internationalen Insolvenzrechts, 1992 p. 96-143
Insolvenzordnung, 12th ed. 2002 Co-author of Uhlenbruck contributing the chapters on §104 "Derivatives," §217 seq. "Insolvency Plan," §315 seq. "Special Proceedings" and Art. 102 EGInsO "International Insolvency Law"