Dr. Oliver Peltzer

  • Admitted to the German Bar in 1996, joined Arnecke Sibeth Dabelstein in 2008
  • Advice to companies in the energy industry, specifically on activities in the offshore wind industry, acquisition and sale wind park projects, building and financing of special purpose vessels; transportation and installation contracts (FIDIC, LOGIC, BIMCO etc.), special agreements, e. g. rock placement decommissioning, harbour services. Advice to companies in the maritime and aviation industry, OEM and supply contracts, development of complex international transport and logistic chains, inland haulage, logistics hubs, port handling, crane services, in-time delivery, production assurance, KPI. M&A in the maritime industry, and the offshore wind industry, establishment of maritime business, acquisition of business partners, acquisition and liquidation of shares, projects, and plants.
  • Professional experience: head of the department for law and risk management at Volkswagen Logistics GmbH & Co. OHG (2003–2008), managing director of MC Private Equity GmbH (2002–2003), board member of MC Services AG (2000–2002), associate at Linklaters DeBandt in Brussels and Antwerp/Belgium (1998–2000)
  • Legal clerkship in Berlin and Singapore (1995–1996)
  • Studied in Berlin, Paris and Bonn (1988–1993)
  • Financial analyst, Chartered Financial Analyst, CFA I and CFA II (since 2003); mediator, Green Tree Mediation Centre (since 2001)
  • PhD in Law from Tübingen University (1999)
  • LL.M. in Stellenbosch/Southafrica (1994)

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  • Memberships: International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), Federal Logistics Association , German International Maritime Law Association, German Maritime Arbitration Association (GMAA), Arbitration Tribunal of Logistics at the Hamburg Chamber of Commerce
  • Vice Chairman of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Policy Commission „Customs and Trade Facilitation” in Paris (since 2014)
  • Senior Lecturer for graduate students at the institute of transport planning and logistics at Hamburg-Harburg Technical University (since 2010)
  • Representative of the ICC Germany e.V. in the review of the ICC Incoterms® (2009–2010 and since 2016)
  • Member of the expert group at the Federal Ministry of Justice on the German shipping law reform (2004–2009)
  • Vice president of the European board of the European Student Forum AEGEE (1990 bis 1991)
  • Languages: German, English, Dutch, French
  • Awards:
    • Recommended lawyer, the legal in-house departments in Germany (2017–2018), frequently recommended in JUVE Handbuch (2012–2018)
  • Credentials:
    • M&A transaction involving the sale of the entire offshore wind section of a construction company, combined asset and share deal, transfer of various financing models, negotiation with a number of stakeholders
    • M&A transaction for the sale of a windfarm project, seller due diligence, share deal, defense against unfounded claims by third parties, simultaneous signing and closing
    • Extensive and complex tender proceedings with several suppliers, preparation of contracts, negotiation with tenderers, contract signing
    • Transfer of a fleet of municipal ships into an independent corporation, contract preparation, implementation of transfer
    • Defense against unfounded claims by an employer against a plant construction syndicate, successful pursuit of counterclaims in negotiations




Schlüsseltechnologie einer digitalisierten Supply Chain bzw. der Transport- und Logistikindustrie?
Bruno Weber-SteinhausDr. Oliver Peltzer

Rechtliche Herausforderungen der digitalisierten Supply Chain

In Cooperation with Ginkgo Management Consulting, Zoll Revue Douaniere 2/2018, Journal, S. 3 – 10, May/June 2018
Dr. Oliver Peltzer

Blockchain: Schlüsseltechnologie einer digitalisierten Supply Chain bzw. der Transport- und Logistikindustrie?

Singapore, 2nd February 2018
Dr. Oliver Peltzer
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