Große Elbstraße 36
22767 Hamburg

+49-40 31 77 97 47

Salary Partner

Sieke Kremer-Tiedchen

  • Admitted to the German Bar in 1996, joined Arnecke Sibeth Dabelstein in 2005
  • Focus on financing, finance restructuring, and domestic and international registration of vessels; advice on and negotiation of shipbuilding contracts, sale and purchase of vessels, as well as advice on contracts for the construction, financing and registration of mega yachts
  • Professional experience: working for various law firms during and after legal clerkship, partially with a focus on maritime law, as well as as a in-house lawyer for a large German shipping company (1994-2005), and at a law firm operating in the field of German-English commercial law in London (1990-1991)
  • Legal clerkship at the Oberlandesgericht Oldenburg, focusing in particular on working for a law firm including a notary public section
  • Studied in Passau and Cardiff/Wales
  • Certified specialist for criminal law, Certified specialist for family law

More information

  • Memberships: Hamburg Bar Association, Women´s International Shipping & Trading Association
  • Languages: German, English
  • Credentials:
    • Negotiation of a sale and lease-back structure for four LNG carriers with Finnish and Chinese partners for a German shipping company including thenegotiation of the shipbuilding contracts with special focus on European subsidy law
    • support of the restructuring of a major German shipping company involving several major banks and various international jurisdictions
    • structuring of the financing for the acquisition of a vessel in a sale and lease-back for a German bank including Norwegian parties
    • structuring of the participation of Norwegian investors in German shipowners and repayment of existing loan obligations



Registration of seagoing vessels: Ownership requirements

Sieke Kremer-Tiedchen
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