Dr. Jan Hermeling
Area of Specialisation
Dr. Jan Hermeling, certified specialist for international business law, is a salary partner at TIGGES. The focus of his legal work lies in advising national and international clients in the field of commercial and corporate law. In addition, Dr. Hermeling advises on insolvency law, in particular creditors before and during the insolvency of a business partner. Another focus of interest and advice is transport and freight forwarding law.
Other Fields of Activity
Dr. Hermeling is a member of the working groups for international commercial law and insolvency law & restructuring of the German Bar Association. He is also a member of the German-Spanish Lawyers Association and active in the Transport Law Commission of the International Association of Young Lawyers (AIJA).
He is also a lecturer at the Hagen Law School for the certified lawyer course in transport and forwarding law for the subjects "The Freight and Forwarding Law Mandate" as well as "Customs law and customs clearance".
After training as a banker, Dr. Hermeling studied law in Bonn and Cologne with a focus on tax and business law. He subsequently gained practical experience by working for an international law firm and the auditing and tax consulting firm KPMG.
Dr. Hermeling completed his legal traineeship at the Düsseldorf Regional Court with stations at the Federal Financial Supervisory Authority in the area of international banking supervision in Bonn and in the area of corporate law and M&A of a large international commercial law firm in Düsseldorf and New York. In May 2015 he finished his PhD at the University of Cologne in the area of banking supervision and insolvency law.
Since March 2019 Dr. Hermeling has been a certified specialist for international business law.