Admitted to the German Bar since 2009, joined ARNECKE SIBETH DABELSTEIN in 2009
Guido Botters advises both large companies and medium-sized
in the non-maritime and maritime industry. He has profound
knowledge in the fields of commercial and corporate law, M&A, finance, insolvency law, restructuring and is very often involved in contract drafting in these areas. He is also an experienced litigator.
Legal Clerkship i.a. in Auckland, New Zealand
Studied in Osnabrück and Münster
Certified restructuring and reorganization expert (RWS)
Memberships: DVIS German International Maritime Law Association , Hamburg Lawyers Association, Nautical Association of Emden
Languages: German, English
Advice to the shareholders of a logistics company (commercial ship owner, operating 130 seagoing vessels) who sold 40% of their shares to a strategic partner
Structuring and advising on a “Master KG” project whereby the ownership in several ships was swapped with the shareholding in the “Master KG” in order to restructure the ship financing
Advice on the implementation of a continuation-in-business concept for ten shipping companies, inter alia involving the redemption of the current single loans through the issuance of a fleet financing loan, and the formation of a mutual security agreement between several ship-owning companies
Advice on the implementation of a continuation–in business-concept of three ship-owning companies including, inter alia, capital increases and the formation of a joint security provider
Litigation of more than 150 prospectus liability cases
Restructuring of various shipping companies (e.g. amendment of articles of association, creation of preferred capital in various forms, negotiation and implementation of amendments to loan agreements, negotiation of partial waivers, advice on liquidation agreements) as well as advice on insolvency-free liquidation of companies.
Advice in connection with major M&A transactions.
Comprehensive advice on corporate law for commercial
partnerships and corporations.
Rechte und Pflichten des GmbH-Geschschäftsführers - Handlungsempfehlungen für Insolvenz und Krise
Liability with respect to the carried goods
Loss of goods: safety-relefant contractual agreements