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Markus Rieder is a partner in the Munich office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher. He is a member of the firm’s Class Actions, Transnational Litigation, Securities Litigation and International Arbitration Groups.
Mr. Rieder focuses his practice on complex commercial litigation, both domestic and cross-border, and national and international arbitration, as well as on compliance and white collar defense. He has substantial experience in the automotive, industrial and manufacturing sectors.
Mr. Rieder is regularly recommended by the leading legal publications. Handelsblatt / The Best Lawyers™ 2019/2020 list him among the “best lawyers” for Litigation in Germany and recognize him the third time in a row as Lawyer of the Year 2020 for Corporate Governance & Compliance. JUVE 2019/2020 lists him as “frequently recommended” for Corporate Law, Corporate and Commercial Dispute Resolution, citing competitors who recognize him as “efficient and well-founded”. The Legal 500 EMEA 2019 recommends him for Compliance and Arbitration including International Arbitration in Germany, The Legal 500 Deutschland 2020 additionally for Internal Investigations and Commercial Litigation, characterizing him as an experienced counterpart for corporates, especially for industrial and automotive companies, and financial institutes.
Mr. Rieder regularly publishes on legal matters. Among others, he is co-editor of the volumes covering commercial law within the standard publication “Münchener Vertragshandbuch”, a handbook on model contracts and agreements (8th edition 2018/ 2020 published at Beck Verlag).
Prior to joining Gibson Dunn, Mr. Rieder was a litigation partner in the Munich office of a renowned US law firm.
In addition to his native German, Mr. Rieder is fluent in English.
*Experience prior to joining Gibson Dunn
Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich - 2003 Dr. iur.
University of Michigan - 1996 Master of Laws (LL.M.)
Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich - 1995 Law Degree
Germany - Rechtsanwalt
New York Bar