Stephan Michaelis is a noted authority within the Insurance Industry and Insurance Law since starting his career over 30 years ago as an insurance professional. He founded the acclaimed law firm Michaelis Rechstanwaelte in 1998 which has gained great reputation and success not only within the German Market, but has also international recognition through their great team of innovative, passionate attorneys who provide creative solutions and in depth knowledge depending on any special requirements and circumstances.
In April 2019, Michaelis was appointed Honorary Lecturer for (private) Insurance Law at the internationally recognized Humboldt University in Berlin. One of his most recent recognition include the 2020 International Advisory Experts Award for German Insurance Law.
Michaelis is widely regarded for his extensive knowledge within his field and as a regular contributor to specialist publications and focus panels. He is proud to be a co-author of the commentary on the Insurance Contract Act (VVG) in the categories of Sales Law and Insurance Intermediary Regulation (VersVermV). In additional, he is also responsible for the essential paragraphs from the Industrial Code (GewO) in the comment.
The lawyers of the Michaelis law firm define themselves through their professional and personal performance to achieve the quality required to achieve their legal goals. We value loyalty to our partners and clients and live up to the legal obligation of lawyers to maintain confidentiality.
We are the most mandated law firm in Germany by insurance brokers!
Our experienced team always thinks goal-oriented, service-oriented and strategic. The Michaelis law firm has been a long-term partner in the insurance industry for over 20 years. But we also promise a very good price-performance ratio and therefore settle many legal disputes with you according to the lawyers’ fees law or attractive framework agreements.
Exclusivity, quality and a reasonable price-performance ratio do not have to contradict each other!