Am alten Handelshafen 3a
26787 Leer

+49-491 960 7121

Salary Partner

Guido Botters

  • 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)

More information

  • Memberships: DVIS German International Maritime Law Association , Hamburg Lawyers Association, Nautical Association of Emden
  • Languages: German, English
  • Credentials:
    • 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

Guido Botters

Liability with respect to the carried goods

Guido Botters

Loss of goods: safety-relefant contractual agreements

Guido Botters
Hamburger Allee 4
60486 Frankfurt am Main
Oberanger 34–36
80331 Munich
Große Elbstraße 36
22767 Hamburg
Kurfürstendamm 54/55
10707 Berlin
Am alten Handelshafen 3a
26787 Leer
Am Brauhaus 1
01099 Dresden