Claas ThienLawyer, Inheritance Law Specialist
Mr. Thien studied Law in Hamburg and completed his studies with the first examination in 2004. He completed his legal internship at the Münster Regional Court starting in 2004. It ended in January of 2007 with the successful second examination.
Mr. Thien decided to work as a lawyer immediately after the examination. Initially, he was commissioned as a notary. He has been reinforcing our team since February of 2008.
Mr. Thien chose Inheritance Law as his major focal point long before completing his education. He attended the legal specialist course for Inheritance Law during his legal internship. The Düsseldorf Bar Association awarded Mr. Thien the title of “Legal Specialist for Inheritance Law” in February of 2011 based on his proven special knowledge and practical experience. He also took part in the “Certified Executor” specialist course according to the guidelines of the “Deutsche Vereinigung für Erbrecht und Vermögensnachfolge e. V.” (DVEV). In the autumn of 2013, he completed the course of studies “Consultant for Company Succession” according to the guidelines of the “Zentrum für Unternehmensnachfolge an der Universität Mannheim e. V.” (zentUma). Presentations on the topics of Inheritance, Bequeathing, Company Succession Concepts, Living Wills, and Healthcare Proxies are also part of his professional passion. After Inheritance and Company Succession Law, Mr. Thien is active in Insolvency and General Civil Law.
He enjoys sports such as tennis and running. He also has a preference for playing chess as well.