Inga Witte, LL.M.

Associate

Inga Witte, LL.M. acts as counsel in arbitration and state court proceedings as well as secretary to arbitral tribunals. Her practice focuses on international arbitration, trade and investment disputes.

Inga studied at the University of Göttingen as well as the Universidad de Chile (Santiago) and the University of Heidelberg. She completed her legal traineeship at the Higher Regional Court of Hamburg with stages, amongst others, at the European Commission (DG Trade) in Brussels and the German Federal Constitutional Court in Karlsruhe. Previously, Inga trained at a renowned Swiss law firm in Zurich and worked as a research assistant at the Department for Private and Procedural Law at the University of Göttingen.

She speaks German, English and Spanish.

As counsel in arbitral proceedings
Representation of domestic and foreign companies in domestic and international arbitration proceedings

As secretary to the arbitral tribunal
Secretary to the arbitral tribunal in domestic and international arbitration proceedings

As counsel in state court proceedings
Representation of domestic and foreign companies in state court proceedings before German Courts 

  • Arbitration and litigation
  • International contract and sales law, commercial and corporate law
  • Private international law, law of international civil procedure and comparative law
  • International investment law and public international law
  • European law
  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Since 2021    
    Attorney with HANEFELD, Hamburg
  • 2018 - 2020   
    Legal traineeship (Referendariat) at the Higher Regional Court of Hamburg including stages with the European Commission (DG Trade), HANEFELD and the Federal Constitutional Court
  • 2018  
    Trainee at a large Swiss law firm (Practice Group International Arbitration) in Zurich
  • 2017 - 2018   
    LL.M. International Law: Investments, Trade and Arbitration, cooperation between the Universidad de Chile and the University of Heidelberg with the support of the Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law
  • 2012 - 2017   
    Research assistant at the Department for Private and Procedural Law at the University of Göttingen
  • 2011 - 2017   
    Studies of law at the University of Göttingen as a scholarship holder of the German National Academic Foundation
YearPublicationSource
2017Interactions between International Investment Law and Constitutional Law: Promoting the Dialogue. A European Perspective on Judicial Cooperation and Deference21 Max Planck UNYB, pp. 468-574
  • German Institution of Arbitration (DIS40)
  • ASA Below 40
  • Young Austrian Arbitration Practitioners (YAAP)
  • Young ICCA