Contact person: Insolvency Administration
Dr Dietmar Haffa
Attorney at Law in Germany
Certified Specialist in Insolvency Law
Dipl.-Betriebswirt (BA) (certified business accountant)
  • Position

With Schultze & Braun since 2013.
Head of the Schultze & Braun Heilbronn branch office.
Business sector: Insolvency Administration.
Specialized in: Insolvency Administration, Trusteeship, Self-administration, Insolvency law, Insolvency related consulting, Insolvency plan procedure, Rehabilitation counselling.

  • Professional Career

1990 till 1995: Diplom-Betriebswirt (BA) (certified business accountant) in the credit department of the Sparkasse Villingen-Schwenningen, now Sparkasse Schwarzwald-Baar.
2002 till 2003: Admitted as an Attorney and did freelance work at the private equity company ALTANA Innovationsfond GmbH parallel to his doctorate in capital markets.
2003 till 2013: Attorney at the law firm VINIOL insolvency lawyers, since 2008 Partner at that law firm.
Since July 2007: Insolvency administrator in Insolvency proceedings.
Since March 2010: Certified Specialist in Insolvency Law. 

  • Education

Studied and trained Diplomen Betriebswirt (BA) (certified business accountant) at the Villingen-Schwenningen Academy (now Dual College Baden-Württemberg).
Studied law at the University of Konstanz.
First Stare examination in Konstanz.
Clerkship at the District Court of Konstanz.
Second State examination in Konstanz.
PhD in law – Capital markets of Law with Prof. Dr. Fuchs, University of Onsabrück.

  • 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.
Look-up Vereinbarungen – Veräußerungsbeschränkungen für Altaktionäre beim Börsengang.

  • Guest speaker and lecturer

To 2017: Lecturer at the School of Economics and the Environment in Nürtingen-Geislingen on insolvency law.
Speaker at the Bar Association Stuttgart e.V. with reagrds to creditors rights in insolvency proceedings.

Lawyer's Association Stuttgart.
Study group "commercial and company law" of the German Lawyers' Association.
Study group "insolvency law and reorganisation" of the German Lawyers' Association.
German Lawyers' Association (DAV).
German Insolvency Administrator's Association (VID).
German, English
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