28 April 2020

"The worst effect of the solution negotiated in Bavaria is the confusion that has arisen"

Dr. Mark Wilhelm in an interview with Versicherungsmonitor on the recent offer made by insurers to partially settle business interruption losses due to COVID-19.

The full article (German only) can be found on (behind paywall).



24 April 2020

Chambers Guide and Legal 500: WILHELM again one of the leading insurance firms in Germany

Thanks to numerous references by clients and competitors, our firm was ranked in the 2020-edition of Chambers Europe and Legal 500 once more.

We are very grateful for the many positive feedback our work received this year:

The team's accessibility and expertise is praised by one client who states: "What continues to fascinate me about the firm is how uncomplicated they are and their responsiveness. Furthermore, the know-how is at the highest level and they are able to convey that in such a way that others will understand it."

Another client appreciates how the team "focuses on the main issues and are then very persistent in negotiating a good compromise."

The full rankings and reviews can be found on and 


8 April 2020

"Our clients will have to go to court"

The online publicationVersicherungsmonitor, the TV station ZDF  und the newsletter ofVersicherungswirtschaft-heute cover our firm's engagement for policyholders seeking business interruption cover in the corona crisis. 

The reports can be found online (German only) on, and 


3 April 2020

Controversy over corona insurance

The German daily newspapers Frankfurter Rundschau, Kölner Stadt-Anzeiger and many others report on the ongoing dispute between restaurant and hotel owners and their insurers.

The full article (German only) also mentioning our firm's role in the dispute can be found on


25 March 2020

"Tens of thousands of insurance contracts cover these risks"

Dr. Mark Wilhelm in an interview with ZDF heute  on the BI insurance for SME covering business closures due to official measures.

A part of the interview is online available (German only) on 

5 March 2020

Corona-virus: "The insurers' proceeding will need to be discussed"

Dr. Mark Wilhelm, Christian Drave and Dr. Fabian Herdter commented in the Süddeutsche Zeitung and Versicherungsmonitor on some insurers' attempts to exclude cover for event cancellations in the corona crisis.

The full articles on this topic (German only) can be found on,, and 


28 June 2019

Three WILHELM-Lawyers named "Best Lawyers"

The renowned "Best Lawyers" list for Germany published today includes three of our partners.

Best Lawyers is the oldest and one of the most respected peer review publications in the legal profession. Their lists are compiled by conducting  peer review surveys in which lawyers already listed are asked to nominate and recommend other outstanding lawyers in their field.

Part of this exclusive circle are our partners Dr. Mark Wilhelm (listed for Insurance law), Lars Winkler (listed for Litigation), and Felix Schaefer (listed for M&A). Lars Winkler is listed already since 2016.

The full list of recommended lawyers in Germany is published online by Handelsblatt on 


10 May 2019

Business continuity and crisis management platform CasePilot now globally launched

WILHELM and TPS offer SaaS joint venture also beyond domestic market

The online team collaboration system CasePilot is now available for English speaking clients outside of Germany. The software as a service (SaaS) tool supports companies and organisations in critical events by offering a platform for crisis managers and decision makers to share documents, organize teams, initiate phone conferences, coordinate tasks and alert employees. 

Several German DAX and Mittelstand companies from various industries already use CasePilot in their crisis prevention and management.

For more information please visit or contact us directly.