Oswald Elektromoren GmbH is already in its fourth generation of manufacturing and marketing main drives for industry, energy and mobility. With its quality products, the company from the Franconian town of Miltenberg is one of the German medium-sized companies that are in great demand internationally Such a traditional company lives from a very special corporate culture and a close relationship between its employees and the company - one of the central pillars of the company strategy, as owner Johannes Oswald explains in our video.

New flexible space concepts for offices are conquering the market. First digitalisation, now Corona with increasing acceptance of the home office - the needs of the working environment are constantly changing. The Office Group deals intensively with these new worlds and creates solutions for a good and productive corporate culture. GvW Graf von Westphalen also relies on the impulses of the Office Group in this respect. At the same time the firm advises the company on all legal issues from planning to the implementation of its concepts.

Art on Top continues – digitally! Unfortunately, this summer no real vernissage can take place on the 15th floor. But you can see the art of Il-Jin Atem Choi and his impressive works of the exhibition "Formvoll endet" here.

Companies wishing to export physical goods, software or technology abroad now have a digital tool at their disposal: With our online tool, they receive an initial export control risk assessment free of charge. Our lawyers have created the tool themselves using BRYTER's automation software. During our tour through the Port of Hamburg, Michael Grupp, CEO of BRYTER, and our partner Dr. Lothar Harings, head of the practice group Customs and Foreign Trade Law, exchanged views on Legal Tech applications in foreign trade.

For two years Chris has been running the Montys in Hamburg-Winterhude. Since then, more and more young people flocked to the popular corner pub with its special atmosphere. Until the shutdown, which has existential consequences especially for the gastronomy: Emergency government aid is not enough to deal with the situation. Further compensation is necessary, which in the opinion of the lawyers at GvW Graf von Westphalen is also required by constitutional law. The law firm has therefore developed a tool to help restaurateurs and other entrepreneurs who have had to close down their businesses quickly and without red tape.

Experience a commercial law firm, taking a predicate exam - both are at the top of the list of priorities during your legal traineeship at GvW Graf von Westphalen. Trainee lawyers should be able to gain a comprehensive and realistic picture of what constitutes the work of a commercial lawyer in the various disciplines of commercial law. At the same time they receive numerous support services and the necessary freedom to prepare for their Second State Examination in Law.

With its Campus series, Kapitalpartner is one of the pioneers of the student housing asset class. Seven campus projects of the family-owned company are now underway in Germany. One of the projects is centrally located in Hamburg-Ottensen and offers a total of 141 apartments for students. GvW Graf von Westphalen provides capital partners with comprehensive support in all legal issues relating to the student housing asset class.

One thing is clear: compensation is not a panacea, there is no way around reducing CO2 emissions. However, there is currently no more climate-friendly alternative in air travel than a zero-emission aircraft. atmosfair therefore offers air passengers the opportunity to voluntarily compensate the greenhouse gases of their required air travel. The Berlin organization uses this money to expand renewable energies in countries of the global south. We asked which projects the money goes to and what effective climate protection contribution service providers such as law firms can make.

For many years we have been present at legal career fairs. It is a great opportunity for us to meet young lawyers. At the same time, the new generation gets a direct insight into our commercial law firm. Just like at JuraCon in Munich.

Our client VAI Trade is a purchasing financier - and is relying on digitalisation: because the most important steps in the granting of credit are carried out digitally and fully automatically at VAI Trade. Our lawyers have advised the Fintech company from the very beginning in setting up its innovative business model.