Thomas Weimann is the co-head of the German Disputes Practice of Herbert Smith Freehills. He is the former president of the Chinese-European Legal Association and a co-founder of the Chinese-European Arbitration Centre. He is proud of a special expertise in the East Asian markets and enjoys long lasting relationships and friendships in Greater China. He advises corporations of all sizes in all aspects of litigation and international arbitration, with a focus on disputes for industrial clients, disputes originating in plant and civil construction work and M&A transactions. Thomas has been a disputes lawyer for the last 30 years and is one of the most experienced disputes counsel in the German market. He currently advises non-British clients on a daily basis on how to prepare for situations in post-Brexit times.