• Good to see what has allready been achieved. Better to know what still needs to be done.
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Dr. Richard Happ


Luther Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH
Gänsemarkt 45
20354 Hamburg

Phone +49 40 18067 12766
Fax +49 40 18067 110

Languages: English, German
Curriculum vitae

Dr Richard Happ was born in 1971. After studying law in Kiel, Germany, and in Surrey, England, he received his doctoral degree in 2000 and completed his traineeship in Kiel, Hamburg, Brussels and Speyer. He joined Luther's Hamburg office in 2001 and since then has worked as a lawyer specialising in litigation and dispute resolution. He is co-head of the German-wide Complex Disputes Team.

Areas of Practice

Dr Richard Happ advises and represents both states and companies in complex litigation and arbitration proceedings. He specialises in arbitration proceedings where a Government is involved and in arbitration proceedings in the energy sector. He is also an arbitrator. In 2011, Dr Happ was rated in the category "Dispute Resolution: Arbitration" in the JUVE Guide, Chambers Europe, The Legal 500 and The International Who's Who of Commercial Arbitration.