Manuel is a member of the International Arbitration Group based in Düsseldorf.

His practice is focused on international and national arbitration proceedings, in particular with relation to corporate and construction law as well as post M&A disputes.

Prior to joining Orrick, Manuel worked as a corporate/M&A lawyer in a leading international law firm, where he advised on private M&A transactions, international restructurings, shareholder disputes as well as on general corporate matters, and as a litigation lawyer in a leading German law firm, representing banks in roughly 300 court proceedings at ordinary courts all over Germany.