QUALIFICATIONS

Germany (Rechtsanwalt)
England and Wales (Solicitor)

 

CASES HANDLED

As Counsel: 100+
Governing Laws in Cases Handled: Austria, England and Wales, France, Germany, Iraq, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Poland, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Switzerland, UAE
Sectors and Practice Areas in Cases Handled: Construction, Infastructure, Turnkey

REPRESENTATIVE MATTERS

Represented a construction company in litigation against the employer in a matter pertaining to the construction of an airport.

Advised an EU government on negotiations and disputes pertaining to FIDIC contracts for embassy buildings and other government facilities in multiple host countries around the world.

Represented a German railway company in a guarantee dispute against a major German bank.

 

CAREER MILESTONES

Before joining BODENHEIMER HERZBERG, Dr. Hillig headed the international construction practice at a German mid-market firm in Berlin (Germany). His prior experience includes an inhouse position at plant manufacturer Herrenknecht in Schwanau (Southern Germany), as well as a research fellowship at the University of Reading (England).

 

MEMBERSHIPS (selection)

International Construction Law Committee of the German Lawyers’ Association (Chairman)

 

EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND

Dr. Hillig studied law at the University of Cologne (Germany) as well as at the University of Lausanne
(Switzerland). He holds a doctoral degree from the University of Cologne (Germany).

 

Languages

English
Spanish
German

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