Düsseldorf

The industrial powerhouse of the Ruhr Valley is why Düsseldorf has developed into one of the nation’s principal legal markets; its flagship has always been high-end advice on corporate and stock corporation law. Düsseldorf is also home to one of the world’s most respected patent courts. There is barely a leading firm which does not have an office here.

Significant developments:

  • Already known for its ties to Japan, the emergence of China-related work is adding further appeal to Düsseldorf as a key location for international firms.