Dr. Kolja Dörrscheidt

Rechtsanwalt, Attorney specialising in banking and capital markets
Partner
Practice Group Litigation, Arbitration & ADR
Practice Group Banking & Finance

Dr. Kolja Dörrscheidt specialises in representing credit institutions, commercial enterprises and insolvency administrators in banking law (including credit law and collateral security law, capital investment law), insolvency law (including avoidance in insolvency, rights of segregation and preferential satisfaction) and insolvency-related corporate law (including contribution and preservation of capital, liability for the destruction of livelihood and delays in petitioning for insolvency). He also regularly conducts litigation in other areas of civil law, trade law and corporate law.

Expertise

  • Litigation
  • Execution law

Career

  • Legal studies at the Universities of Freiburg and Leipzig
  • Experience as a lawyer with an insolvency-administration firm
  • Experience as a lawyer with a worldwide leading investment bank in London (Great Britain)
  • With Noerr since 2005
  • Admitted to the Berlin Chamber of Lawyers

References

  • Warding off claims for avoidance in insolvency due to current account set-off by a credit institution in connection with a group credit facility in group insolvency
  • Damages claim against a renowned international firm of auditors for errors in a financial and tax due diligence conducted prior to a corporate acquisition
  • Damages claim against a European electronics group for the breach of a non-compete clause contained in a corporate acquisition agreement
  • Representing an insolvency administrator in the assertion of claims under Sections 30 and 31 of the German Act on Limited Liability Companies (Gesetz betreffend die Gesellschaften mit beschränkter Haftung – GmbHG) against a French state-owned company

 

Memberships

  • Arbeitsgemeinschaft Bank- und Kapitalmarktrecht (DAV)
    [Association for banking and capital markets law]
  • Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Insolvenzrecht und Sanierung (DAV)
    [Association for insolvency law and reorganisation]
  • Bankrechtliche Vereinigung – Wissenschaftliche Gesellschaft für Bankrecht e.V.
    [Association for banking law]
  • Berlin/Brandenburger Arbeitskreis für Insolvenzrecht e.V.
    [Berlin/Brandenburg association for insolvency law]

Selected Publications

  • Beweislast des Insolvenzgläubigers für Bestehen einer Aufrechnungslage schon vor Insolvenzeröffnung, BGH 26. 4. 2012 – IX ZR 149/11, in: EWiR, § 96 InsO 1/12, p. 633
  • Zur konkludenten Genehmigung einer Lastschriftbuchung durch den Schuldner, Anmerkung zu BGH, Urteil vom 26.7.2011 – XI ZR 197/10, EWiR 21/2011, § 684 BGB 4/11, pp. 701 et seq.
  • Vermutung der Ursächlichkeit unrichtiger Prospektangaben zur Lage des Grundstücks oder zum Bodenwert für den Beitritt zu geschlossenen Immobilienfonds, Anmerkung zu BGH, Urteil vom 2.3.2009 II ZR 266/07, EWiR § 280 BGB 12/09, p. 733
  • Zur Genehmigung von Lastschriftbuchungen im Einzugsermächtigungsverfahren durch den vorläufigen schwachen Insolvenzverwalter, Anmerkung zu LG Köln, Urteil vom 27.1.2009 – 5 O 283/08, EWiR 17/2009 § 130 InsO 3/09, p. 547
  • Keine wechselseitige Handlungsortzurechnung zwischen mehreren Schadensverursachern im Deliktsgerichtsstand, European Court of Justice, Urt. v. 16. 5. 2013 – Rs C-228/11, EWiR 2014,31