Contact person: Schultze & Braun
Patrick Ehret
Attorney at Law in Germany
Attorney at Law in France
Spécialiste en Droit international et de l'Union européenne (Certified Specialist in International and European Law in France)
D.E.A. (European Community Law)
  • Position

With Schultze & Braun since 2008.
Business sector: International Business Recovery / Cross-Border Restructuring and Insolvencies.
Specialising in: cross-border business recovery schemes and advising debtors and creditors
in crisis and insolvency, cross-border litigation in France.

  • Professional Career

Before joining Schultze & Braun, working with leading French law firms in the areas of
international corporate and insolvency law. The previous scope of work also included European law, competition law and general corporate law.
In 2001, qualified as an Attorney at Law in Germany.
In 2005, admitted to the Bar of Strasbourg/France as Avocat (Attorney at Law in France).
In 2009, qualified as Spécialiste en Droit des relations internationales (Certified Specialist in International Law in France).
2012 - 2015: board member of the bar association Strasbourg/France.
Since 2013, vice president of the German Lawyers' Association (DAV) Strasbourg/France.

  • Education

Studies in political science, Institut d’Etudes Politiques – University of Bordeaux/France.
Studies in law, Universities of Saarbrücken and Freiburg.
Studies in English and European Law, University of Exeter/UK, 1995/95.
Master of Laws (European Community law), University of Strasbourg/France, 1998/99,
(D.E.A. 1999).
Legal internships at the County Court of Freiburg, in Paris (International law firm
Vogel & Vogel) and in Bonn (Federal Competition Authority).

  • Publications

Co-author of Braun (publ.), Insolvenzrecht und Unternehmenssanierung - Jahrbuch 2017, Achern 2016.
Co-author of Braun (publ.), Kommentar zur Insolvenzordnung (commentary on the Insolvency Code), 7th edition, Munich 2017.
Co-author of Braun (publ.), Insolvabilité et restructuration en Allemagne - Annuaire 2016, Achern 2015.
Co-author of Braun (publ.), Insolvency and Restructuring in Germany – Yearbook 2015, Frankfurt.
Co-author of Morri/Mazza (publ.), Property Finance – An International Approach; Country Report: France, Wiley Finance Series 2015.
Co-author of Braun (publ.), Insolvenzrecht und Unternehmenssanierung - Jahrbuch 2015, Frankfurt 2014.
Co-author of Braun (publ.), Insolvenzrecht und Unternehmenssanierung - Jahrbuch 2013, Frankfurt 2012.
Co-author of Braun (publ.), Insolvabilité et restructuration en Allemagne - Annuaire since 2009, Frankfurt.
Regular essais in the context of French, German and European insolvency law.
Essays: Patrick Ehret

  • Guest speaker and lecturer

Lecturer with German and French chambers of commerce on French and German commercial and insolvency law.
Inhouse seminars on French law as well as at the bar association of Paris on German professional and insolvency law.

American Bankruptcy Institute (ABI).
Lawyer's Association Baden-Baden.
Société de législation comparée – Working group insolvency law.
Association des Avocats Expatriés (AVEX).
Club d'Affaires Franco-Allemand du Rhin-Supérieur.
German Lawyers' Association (DAV).
German-French Association of Lawyers.
INSOL International Association of Restructuring, Insolvency & Bankruptcy Professionals.
Strasbourg Place Financière.
German, English, French
You can contact us via our Contact form or compose an email to Patrick Ehret via ed.nuarb-eztluhcs@terhEP .