• Good to see what has allready been achieved. Better to know what still needs to be done.
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Reinhard Willemsen


Luther Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH
Karlstraße 10-12
80333 Munich

Luther Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH
Anna-Schneider-Steig 22
50678 Cologne

Phone +49 89 23714 25792
Fax +49 89 23714 110

Languages: German, English, Russian
Curriculum vitae

Reinhard Willemsen was born in 1965. After studying law and carrying out his legal training in Cologne (Germany), he began his career working in the Auditing Department of Price Waterhouse. In 1998, he transferred to Luther's predecessor law firm, where he soon became interested in recapitalisation and insolvency law due to his profound knowledge and experience in accounting and bookkeeping. He has managed this practice area since 2004. Reinhard Willemsen is a lecturer teaching company law as part of the “RUBlaw-active” course at Ruhr University in Bochum (Germany).

Areas of Practice

In addition to providing recapitalisation and insolvency law advice (both to debtors and to creditors), Reinhard Willemsen advises on all matters pertaining to commercial and distribution law, especially in connection with the implementation of sales structures, the negotiation of supply contracts and distribution agreements, and dispute resolution in and out of court, with a particular focus on warranty and liability issues.

  • Legal advice to a wholesaler operating worldwide
  • Legal advice to a well-known automotive supplier on the development of sales structures that provide protection from insolvency-related risks and defence against claims arising from insolvency-related rights to rescind
  • Legal advice to a leading mechanical engineering company operating worldwide, especially with regard to the setting up and further development of sales structures and purchasing processes, the drafting and negotiation of B2B contracts, and representation in court
  • Drafting of numerous General terms and conditions, in particular, in the areas of “retail” and “consumer products”
  • Legal advice to various renowned large foreign investors on how to defend against claims arising from insolvency-related rights to rescind and representation in court
  • Legal advice to, and representation in court of, a well-known energy group in all matters pertaining to commercial and distribution law
  • Transaction advice to numerous creditors, debtors and insolvency administrators