(partner) was admitted to the bar in 2013 and has been certified by the bar association as an insolvency law attorney. He is being appointed as insolvency administrator since 2017 (Itzehoe, Kiel, Neumünster). Niklas focuses on managing insolvency proceedings. He also provides counsel to clients in all matters related to insolvency and corporate law. After graduating from the University of Hamburg, Niklas first worked for Lovells LLP as a research assistant in the commercial real estate practice. From 2007 until 2011, he was a graduate assistant at the University of Hamburg Law School, studying the law of civil proceedings and insolvency law with Prof. Dr. Bork. For his lecture on „Recent Court Decisions“, Niklas was awarded with the Teaching Award of the City of Hamburg in 2010. During his legal training (Rechtsreferendariat), Niklas focused on inter-related areas of corporate and restructuring law, working with the District Court of Hamburg (Insolvency Court), in Commerzbank AG’s Group Legal (Ship Finance) and with SJPP. Niklas speaks German and English.