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Counsel, Hamburg

Christiane Alpers is on your side when you are seeking ways to distribute your products. Her advice covers drafting and negotiating national and international distribution systems and agreements, labeling required from a regulatory perspective and marketing aspects – including judicial and extrajudicial representation. For that, Christiane uses our global network. Christiane particularly focuses on the consumer and food industries.

Christiane studied law in Hamburg and earned her Ph.D. with a thesis on dealing with branches in International Law. During her legal traineeship (Referendariat) she worked, inter alia, in the Hogan Lovells London office and at the Hamburg Chamber of Commerce.

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