Thomas Lennarz focuses on dispute resolution, representing companies and entrepreneurs before state courts as well as in arbitration proceedings and advising his clients in complex out of court negotiations. Thomas specialises in corporate disputes (including post-M&A disputes), general civil and commercial law matters as well as climate change litigation. He also regularly acts as an arbitrator.
Thomas joined CMS in 2004. In 2007, he qualified as a commercial mediator and in 2008 he obtained the International Commercial Arbitration Diploma from the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (London/Oxford). In 2009, he worked in the legal department of Linde AG in Sydney before being made a CMS partner in 2012. Alongside his legal practice, Thomas also teaches at the University of Heidelberg. Since 2012, he has been head of the firm's Corporate Litigation Group.