Alexander Reus, Managing Partner at DRRT, has over 20 years of experience in international litigation and alternative dispute resolution in the area of investor protection and loss recovery. He advises and represents some of the world’s largest institutional investors in U.S. and international shareholder compensation litigation, involving class actions, group actions, derivate action, appraisal actions in merger or take-over situations. He is one of the global leaders and pioneers in shareholder rights, protection, compensation and corporate governance matters as well as funding global loss recovery efforts in non-traditional non-class action jurisdictions.
Alexander has been and continues to be involved in the largest non-U.S. securities litigation cases against companies such as Royal Bank of Scotland in England, Volkswagen in Germany, Vivendi in France, Toshiba in Japan and has successfully negotiated settlements with Olympus in Japan (JYP 11 billion) and Fortis in the Netherlands (€1.2 billion).
Joseph Gulino, Director and Assistant Managing Partner, has successfully represented institutional investors in active cases in multiple jurisdictions around the world for over a decade.
A U.S.-trained, multilingual attorney, Joseph is dual-licensed to practice in the U.S. (Florida, Pennsylvania and Washington, D.C.) and England & Wales. He represents DRRT’s clients in investor protection matters and securities and antitrust litigation. He is a Board Certified International Lawyer by the Florida Bar.
Christian Wefers, Director, Head of European Offices, has extensive professional experience in the fields of financial and capital markets, banking and trade law, international litigation, and dispute resolution.
Christian is a certified expert in financial and capital markets by Deutsches Anwaltsinstitut e. V. and assists DRRT’s clients in matters of banking and trade law as well as international litigation and dispute resolution.
Charles Welcome is a U.S. attorney focusing on international securities litigation and arbitration.
Charles works on cases in various jurisdictions throughout the world including Germany and Brazil, and also advises on all aspects of U.S. litigation and dispute resolution.
Angela Reategui is a licensed attorney in Germany (Rechtsanwältin) with experience in the fields of financial and capital markets, banking and trade law, and international litigation and dispute resolution.
She advises and supervises client involvement in various legal actions throughout Germany, specifically advising plaintiffs in the growing number of European investor protection and loss recovery cases being handled by DRRT.
Karolina Pechanova, Foreign Associate, supports DRRT in its European securities and antitrust litigation efforts.
The focus of Karolina’s work is on UK legal matters concerning institutional investors and shareholder rights, as well as European loss recovery actions.
J. Alexander Bürger, Foreign Associate, supports DRRT in its European securities and antitrust litigation efforts.
He has extensive professional experience in the fields of financial and capital markets, banking and trade law, international litigation, trademark and unfair competition law, patent, copyright, and employee invention law. He is lead counsel for several cases in Germany and advises DRRT’s clients in matters of banking and trade law and international litigation.