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Dr. Maximilian Pika focuses his practice on international commercial arbitration, investment arbitration, and public international law. He worked on energy, financial services, life sciences, oil and gas, and TMT matters involving a welter of applicable treaties, arbitral rules (e.g., ICSID, DIS, ICC, ICDR, SCC, Swiss, UNCITRAL), national laws, and soft-law instruments. Maximilian is dual-qualified as an English barrister and in his native Germany.
During his doctorate on “Third-Party Effects of Arbitral Awards” (Kluwer, 2019) in Heidelberg, Maximilian co-provided expert opinions on French, Italian as well as Swiss laws for German courts. He trained, inter alia, in Tokyo and founded a moot capacity-building project in Ethiopia.
Awards and Affiliations
Diploma of the Hague Academy of International Law (2014)
Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes
England and Wales (Barrister)
Heidelberg University, Germany, 2019, Dr. iur., summa cum laude
Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany, 2015, Second State Exam
Bucerius Law School, Germany, 2012, First State Exam