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Yassin Dimassi
Yassin Dimassi

Dr. Yassin Dimassi

Associate, Berlin

T +49 30 880911 0

E ydimassi@whitecase.com


Yassin Dimassi has been practicing as a lawyer in the field of insolvency administration and restructuring since 2007.

He has wide-ranging experience in the continuation of insolvent businesses from a variety of sectors and has assisted in numerous cases of restructuring by transfer.

Before becoming a practicing lawyer he spent three years as a legal assistant at a well-known firm of insolvency administrators, focusing on insolvency law.

Bars and Courts

  • Rechtsanwalt


  • Second State Exam, Higher Regional Court of Cologne
  • Dr jur, Rhenish Friedrich Wilhelm University Bonn
  • First State Exam, Rhenish Friedrich Wilhelm University Bonn


  • English
  • German



  • No challenge as a donation of a payment made by an insolvent general partner on a claim against the partnership – comments on a decision by the Federal Court of Justice dated October 29, 2015, EWiR, Issue 3, pp. 79-80, 2016
  • Insolvency administrators bound by the statutory prohibition of terminating direct insurance – comments on a decision by the Higher Regional Court of Hamm dated July 5, 2013, EWiR, Issue 24, pp. 779–780, 2013
  • Assignment of claims to wages not covered by insolvency even if the employment contract is entered into following commencement of the insolvency proceedings - comments on a decision by the German Federal Court dated September 20, 2012, EWiR, Issue 1, pp. 19–20, 2013
  • Legitimate interest of a creditor holding an enforceable title in a declaration by the court regarding the ground on which the tort is based – comments on a decision by the German Federal Court dated December 2, 2010, EWiR, Issue 1, pp. 161–162, 2011
  • Liability pursuant to Section 613a para. 1 sentence 1 German Civil Code in the case of a sale of business during preliminary insolvency proceedings (Haftung nach § 613a Abs. 1 S. 1 BGB bei Betriebsveräußerung im Insolvenzeröffnungsverfahren), Dissertation, Aachen, 2006