Klaus Rotter is lawyer since 1995 and specialist for cases of banking and investment law as well as capital market issues of company law in Germany. He has 22 years of experience in litigation of claims for damages based on incorrect capital market information, incorrect investment counselling and asset management. His firm achieved many pivotal decisions of the German Federal Court of Justice (Bundesgerichtshof) and the European Court of Justice (Geltl vs. Daimler C‑19/11) and was selected and appointed under the Investor Model Proceedings Act by German Higher Regional Courts as counsels for the model claimant in six damages actions for incorrect capital market information. He is consulted regularly by Federal ministers and the Bundestag on capital market-relevant draft laws. Klaus Rotter is since 2006 appointed expert of the German association for consumers. Since January 2007 he is member of the board of the Saxon Lawyers Pension Fund. He has been a member of the independent consumer commission of the Bavarian government since July 2009. In January 2011, he was appointed to the legislative commission Banking and Capital Market Law by the President of the German Lawyers Association and is since 2013 member of the administration board of the Banking Law Association. He founded Rotter Rechtsanwälte in 1998 and was admitted to the bar 1995. Before he studied law in Passau, Würzburg and Berlin and business administration in Rosenheim and London.