Jan Schneidereit


T: +49 40 800 084 0
D: +49 40 800 084 459
M: +49 151 440 48 632

Summary Open

Jan is an Associate in the Corporate/Maritime group in the Hamburg office of Watson Farley & Williams.

He specialises in national and international transactions in the shipping industry, in particular advising on the sale & purchase of ships and all related registration matters.

Furthermore, Jan advises market participants in the maritime industry on Joint Ventures, investments and the negotiation of contracts.

Experience Open

    Jan’s experience includes advising:
    • ZEABORN GmbH & Co. KG on its acquisition of the Rickmers-Linie.
    • Insolvency Administrator on the sale of a ship.
    • A German investor on a Joint Venture for the purchase of a ship.

Education Open

  • 2014 – 2016: Legal clerkship at the Higher Regional Court of Bremen with placements at a renowned regional business law firm in Bremen and a major international law firm in Hamburg, Second State Examination and admission to the Bar in Hamburg in 2017.
  • 2009 – 2014: Law studies with a focus on business law at the University of Bremen, First State Examination.
  • 2005 – 2008: Vocational training as a shipping merchant and business administration studies in Bremen.

Employment Record Open

  • 2008 – 2009: Senator Lines Bremen – Shipping Merchant