Our law firm, active in the field of national and international economic law,
has become one of Germany’s major independent law firms during the past few
years. At present, our firm comprises 71 partners, and – including these
partners – a total of 85 lawyers.
Ulrich von Jeinsen started to work for us as a lawyer in 1982, and has
been a partner of our law firm since 1984. Since 1988 the focus of his work
has been on aviation law cases, including the representation of victims of
air crashes and of their surviving dependents. In the majority of crashes
that have happened since then, with German citizens among the victims,
Ulrich von Jeinsen represented the victims’ families to realize their claims for
The crash of a Boeing 757 of Birgen Air in February 1996 off the coast of
the Dominican Republic and the crash of an Air France Concorde in Paris in
July 2000 were among the major cases in which Ulrich von Jeinsen attended to
the victims’ claims.
"In the AF 447 tragedy of
June 1st, 2009, Ulrich von Jeinsen represented all German and all Chinese
families who have lost their loved ones on the occasion of such tragedy.
After less than a two years' negotiation period with the attorneys being
retained by Air France and its insurers, Ulrich von Jeinsen was able to
conclude both an amicable and a favorable settlement for all German and
Chinese families. For the Chinese families he was able to conclude a
settlement on European compensation standards."
In addition to that, Prof. Dr. Ulrich von Jeinsen’s range of specialized legal work
includes national and international law of damages. He represents the
victims of major cases of medical malpractice, product liability and general
liability. This also includes the representation of clients in courts and