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Dr Carolin Happ


Frankfurt am Main

Carolin Happ
Dr Carolin Happ


Frankfurt am Main

Dr Carolin Happ advises and represents national and international clients from various business sectors in all areas of dispute resolution in and out of court. She has a wealth of experience in trade and corporate disputes in particular. In addition, Carolin advises clients on internal and official investigations.

News & insights

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Publications: 07 MAY 2021

The perils of giving video evidence

If evidence is to be given remotely, via video link, from another country, be sure to check that this is permitted by the laws of that country.

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Publications: 05 MAY 2021

Key provisions of the Draft AI Regulation

On 21 April 2021, the European Commission published its proposal for the Artificial Intelligence Regulation (the Draft AI Regulation).

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Publications: 04 NOVEMBER 2020

The global impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on commercial dispute resolution in the first seven months

This article, published in the International Bar Association (IBA) Dispute Resolution International journal at [2020] DRI 83, gives an overview of the profound global impact of the Covid-19 Pandemic…

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Publications: 22 SEPTEMBER 2020

First German decision holding credit rating agency liable to investors

The German courts have taken the liability of credit rating agencies to the next level. In a series of recent decisions, the Berlin Regional Court has developed criteria under which credit rating…

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Frankfurt am Main

Allen & Overy LLP
Bockenheimer Landstraße 2
60306 Frankfurt am Main

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Admitted as German Rechtsanwältin, Germany 2017

Admitted as assessor, Germany 2017


Second German Law Degree, Dusseldorf, Germany, 2017

First German Law Degree, Jena, Germany, 2013

Dr. iur., Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena, Deutschland, 2015

Published work

  • Happ, C. (2015) "Internationaler Rechtsschutz gegen fehlerhafte Ratings - Eine Betrachtung des Internationalen Zivilverfahrens- und Privatrechts sowie der Rating-Verordnung", dissertation