Dr Thomas Rinne is a Partner at Buse Heberer Fromm’s Frankfurt office since 2016. As a specialist for international commercial law, distribution law and trade law, Dr Thomas Rinne has been advising companies on their transnational activities for over 20 years. He focuses mainly on mid-sized businesses. Apart from drafting sustainable contracts, Dr Thomas Rinne assists the establishment of subsidiaries and affiliates when entering foreign markets and tackling product liability issues.
Dr Thomas Rinne advises both German companies wishing to expand their business activities internationally and international firms wishing to expand to Germany. Thereby, his focus lies on Spain, Spanish speaking countries of Latin America and the United States of America. As Abogado (Spanish lawyer) admitted to the Bar Association in Barcelona, Dr Thomas Rinne is seasoned in dealing with local customs and procedures. Having studied, inter alia, in Lausanne and Madrid, Dr Thomas Rinne has shaped his career from the very beginning with an international focus. He is business fluent in English, Spanish and French. His remarkable professional network comes from being President of Eurojuris International, an association of international law firms in Brussels (www.eurojuris.net) from 2005 to 2009, and from of his personal international relationships with the public authorities and in business.
Since 2011, Dr Thomas Rinne is a board member of the Official Spanish Chamber of Commerce. Moreover, he is a committed member of a variety of international business and law associations, such as the German-American Chambers of Commerce in New York, the German-American Business Club South Florida in Miami, the International Bar Association in London, the Alliance of Merger and Acquisition Advisors in Chicago and the German Chamber of Foreign Trade for Spain in Madrid. From 2013 forward, Dr Thomas Rinne was awarded as “Best Lawyer in International Trade Law” three consecutive times by “Best Lawyers in Germany”.
- Deutschlands Beste Anwälte 2017, Handelsblatt
- Deutsch-Amerikanische Handelskammer, New York
- German Business Club of South Florida, Miami
- Alliance of Merger and Acquisition Advisors, Chicago
- International Bar Association, London
- Deutsche Aussenhandelskammer für Spanien, Madrid
- Amtliche Spanische Handelskammer in Deutschland, Frankfurt am Main
- Deutsch-Spanische Juristenvereinigung
- Bundesverband mittelständische Wirtschaft (BVMW)