Dr Martin Seybold advises foreign companies on their investments in Southeast Asia and China, notably Vietnam. He focuses on structuring and providing comprehensive assistance with foreign direct investments and joint ventures as well as cross-border transactions and on providing international trade and contract law advice. A particular focus area is conducting international arbitration proceedings in China and the ASEAN region. Martin Seybod is a listed arbitrator at the Shenzhen Court of International Arbitration.
Dr Martin Seybold studied law in Kiel (Germany), Strasbourg (France) and Munich (Germany). He then worked as a graduate in law at Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft in Munich. Before moving to Luther in Southeast Asia in 2021, he had been working as a lawyer in China for more than 15 years, from 2013 as head of the Peking office of a law firm.