Dr. Peter Göpfrich

Of Counsel

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Dr. Peter Göpfrich is of counsel to the firm.

He represents international clients and advises mainly on business in the MENA-Region as well as outbound matters.

Before joining the firm, Dr. Göpfrich was assigned CEO of the German-Arab Chamber of Industry and Commerce in Cairo (1986-2007) and CEO of the German-Emirati Chamber of Industry and Commerce in Abu Dhabi/Dubai(2008-2015).

In addition, he was also for many years the Official Delegate of German Business in Lebanon and the Palestinian territories (1996-2004) as well as in the Lower Gulf Region (2008-2015).

Dr. Peter Göpfrich is Executive Vice Chairman of LEA e.V. (Law and Economy of the Arab and Islamic World), a competence center affiliated to the Institute of Foreign International and Private and Business Law at the University of Heidelberg (Germany).

Admission: Rechtsanwalt, Karlsruhe Bar

Education: University of Heidelberg (1st. and 2nd state exam, Dr. juris utriusque)

Languages: Arabic, English, German