Dr Dominik Wagner, LL.M.
Area of Specialisation
Dr Dominik Wagner, LL.M., partner at TIGGES Rechtsanwälte, is a special counsel for commercial and corporate law as well as for international business law. Since the beginning of his work as an attorney, he has assisted German and foreign companies comprehensively in national and international commercial law, particularly in all areas of mercantile and contract law, corporate law as well as real-estate management law. Dr Wagner renders advice in connection with diverse issues of business transactions as well as with regard to corporate-law configuration possibilities. The real estate-law advice encompasses lease contract law, issues regarding the acquisition of land as well as building law aspects and advice for project developers. Moreover, Dr Wagner assists with transactions in the area of companies and real estate.
One fundamental area of specialisation is German-Polish business transactions; as a German and Polish native speaker, Dr Wagner advises companies on both sides of the Oder in connection with their cross-border activities. Moreover, Dr Wagner has been active for years in German-Polish exchanges concerning economics. In addition to regular participation in pertinent law and economics conferences, he is active as a speaker and author on subjects of German-Polish law and business.
Other Fields of Activity
As an Approved Compliance Officer, Dr. Wagner is active in compliance consulting for small and medium-sized companies, where he supports companies competently and comprehensively in the development and implementation of individual compliance elements, as well as entire compliance management systems.
Furthermore, Dr. Wagner is an arbitrator of the conciliators at the German-Polish Chamber of Industry and Commerce (AHK Poland).
On a voluntary basis, Dr. Wagner serves as Chairman of the Board of the Association "Made in Dialogue - Friends of the Polish Institute Düsseldorf e.V."
Dr Wagner has been an attorney-at-law since the beginning of 2010 and has worked at TIGGES Rechtsanwälte since September 2013. Before this, he worked for several years in Düsseldorf and Warsaw at an internationally-oriented commercial law firm in the areas of company, insolvency and corporate law as well as German-Polish business. The titles of special counsel were conferred in 2014 and 2015. Before this, Dr Wagner did his PhD in 2011 with Professor Dr Karlheinz Muscheler on Polish foundation law; in 2009, he did a postgraduate course in Polish and international economics law (Master of Laws, LL.M.) at the Jagiellonen University in Krakow. During his legal traineeship, Dr Wagner worked at several places in Poland, inter alia at the German-Polish Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Warsaw. Dr Wagner is an alumnus of the legal faculty at the Ruhr University Bochum (2002 – 2007) as well as the school of Polish law at the Jagiellonen University in Krakow (2005).
German, Polish, English