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Christian Breitzke


Dr. Christian Breitzke mainly dealt with international commercial and maritime law matters including commercial litigation and arbitration. He also dealt with company law, labour law and with all legal aspects of international trade and transport. Dr. Breitzke is now mainly acting as an arbitrator in and outside Germany.

He is author of several publications including, The Norwegian Saleform, 1970,   Classification Societies, German Perspective: In Defence of Classification Societies , 1993, and Forum Shopping, Germany , 1998.

Between 1994 and 1998 Dr. Breitzke was Vice-chair and between 1998 and 2002 Chairman of the Maritime and Transport Law Committee A of the Section on Business Law of the International Bar Association and between 2003 and 2009 a member of the Editorial Advisory Board of Business Law International (BLI). He is a member of the German Maritime Arbitration Association, the German Institution of Arbitration (DIS) and Chairman or member of the Board / Supervisory Board of several associations.