Dr. Steffen Gaber, LL.M. (Sydney)
Luther Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH
Phone +49 711 9338 19192
Fax +49 711 9338 110
Languages: German, English
He studied law at the University of Constance, Germany. Following his first state exam, he completed a oneyear Master-of-Laws programme in Sydney, Australia, where he also worked in the commercial law department of a large international law firm. Dr Gaber carried out his legal training at the Higher Regional Court of Stuttgart, Germany. During his legal training he worked for the German-American Chamber of Commerce in New York, U.S. After passing the second state exam and being admitted to the German Bar in 2009, he went on to write his doctoral thesis on an international commercial law topic and, at the same time, worked as a lawyer. He joined Luther in January 2014.
Dr Steffen Gaber is head of Luther´s practice group Textile and clothing industry and Luther´s Australian Desk.
Dr Steffen Gaber provides national and international contract, commercial and distribution law advice, his industry focus being the engineering and plant industry, the automotive supply industry, the textile industry, and the renewable energy industry. As a litigation specialist, he further deals with the judicial enforcement and defence of claims arising from the aforesaid types of contract (in particular, warranty, liability and damage issues).
Furthermore, Steffen Gaber litigates complex D&O cases, especially when it comes to refuting claims for damages against management board members and managing directors as persons insured. Where necessary to efficiently litigate such cases, Steffen Gaber puts together a team of further specialists to deal with corporate law issues, insolvency, service contract and insurance law issues. As a litigation specialist, Steffen Gaber heads this team and, in particular, organises the common (defence) strategy.