Wolfgang is a European counsel in our Mergers & Acquisitions Services Group and the co-ordinator of the DibbsBarker European Desk. He is also a member of our National Medical & Pharmaceutical and Energy, Resources & Infrastructure Industry Groups.
Wolfgang has advised on reviewing and developing legal, business and financial strategies for European companies entering Australia and for Australian companies with respect to their presence in the European Union.
Wolfgang is admitted in three jurisdictions: as a solicitor of New South Wales, as a solicitor of England and Wales and as Rechtsanwalt in Germany. He is based in Sydney and occasionally in Berlin. In 2010 Wolfgang was appointed adjunct Professor of law at the Law Faculty of Bond University.
Wolfgang has been involved in various corporate and commercial transactions for many years. He acts on matters across a great range of industries (among them automotive and transport, finance, ITC, technology companies, food, health and mining) and has specific expertise on tenders, mergers & acquisitions and settlement negotiations.
Wolfgang is a director and the chairman of the German-Australian Chamber of Industry and Commerce and an executive member of the international law section of the Law Council of Australia. He is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and has served on a number of boards including four years as Chairman of the Supervisory Board of a Biotechnology fund.