Dr. Tim Brune

Counsel, Hamburg



Since his admission to the bar in 2002 Tim Brune has been working in the field of bankruptcy law with a focus on insolvency administration. Additionally, he has been appointed as insolvency administrator and trustee by several bankruptcy courts in Lower Saxony and Saxony since 2010.

Tim Brune has extensive experience in the continuation and restructuring of failing companies in a very diverse range of industries.

Prior to joining White & Case, Tim Brune has worked in various law firms for different insolvency administrators, most recently in the Dresden and Hannover offices of a bankruptcy law firm active throughout Germany, and as in-house Counsel in the Luxembourgian branch of an international consulting firm.

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Bars and Courts
Certified Insolvency Lawyer
Certified specialist in construction law and architectural law
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Bundeswehr University Munich
Second State Exam
Higher Regional Court of Dresden
First State Exam
University of Bielefeld



The Mandate in Bankruptcy Law (Das insolvenzrechtliche Mandat), 5th ed., Bonn, 2016, (co-author with Jens Schmittmann and Holger Theurich)

The Case of Austria – A study about the classification and legality of the reactions of the European Union and its member states to the formation of the government of the Republic of Austria in 1999/2000, Dissertation, Frankfurt am Main, 2004, (Der Fall Österreich – Zur Einordnung und Rechtmäßigkeit der Reaktionen der Europäischen Union und ihrer Mitgliedstaaten auf die Regierungsbildung in der Republik Österreich 1999/2000)