Florian Wettner specializes in national and international litigation and arbitration. His focus lies in disputes relating to finance law, capital markets law and corporate law, conflicts in the context of M&A transactions and general contractual disputes. Florian also has extensive experience in providing insurance law advice in complex damages and liability cases (in particular in the area of D&O liability insurance and other financial loss insurances).
Florian advises clients in German and English and also speaks Italian.
Legal 500 Deutschland 2021
"The 'excellent lawyer' Florian Wettner is key contact in the dispute resolution practice."
Competitor, JUVE Handbuch 2020/2021
"clever, good and client-oriented", "experienced negotiator, good lawyer", "strong negotiation skills"
Competitor, JUVE Handbuch 2019/2020
"strong negotiation skills", "excellent negotiator"
Client, JUVE Handbuch 2018/2019
„very pleasant and straightforward even in complex legal cases“
Legal 500 Germany 2018
“who is being described as an ‘excellent and assertive lawyer and litigation strategist’”
Handelsblatt / Best Lawyers, since 2018
“Best Lawyers in Germany“ in the area of arbitration and mediation
Handelsblatt / Best Lawyers, since 2016
“Best Lawyers in Germany“ in the area of litigation
Client, JUVE Handbuch 2017/2018
“good litigation lawyer”
Competitor, JUVE Handbuch 2017/2018
“tremendous expertise, completely reliable”
Who’s Who Legal Germany 2016
“ … a ‘well-known name in the market’ who is ‘sought after’ for complex cases.”
Who’s Who Legal Germany 2015
“ … a ‘superb’ litigator who can ‘always be relied upon’.”
- Partner with METIS since 2014
- Attorney at Gleiss Lutz
- Secondment to the compliance department of a DAX company
- Foreign associate at an international law firm, London
- Legal traineeship at the Higher Regional Court of Frankfurt and at the European Commission, Brussels
- Research assistant at the Institute for German and European Administrative Law, Heidelberg
- Studies in Freiburg, Florence and Heidelberg (Dr. iur.)