Liming Cao


Ms. Cao counsels and represents our clients in the areas of national and international business law, trade and corporate law, employment law and general civil law.

Based on her dual qualification as a German as well as a Chinese fully qualified jurist, one of her main areas of expertise is advising Asian companies that are conducting or planning their business activities in Europe as well as advising European companies with business relations or interests in Asia.

In addition to drafting contracts in an industrial, often international context, Ms. Cao handles conflict resolution and representation at German courts as well as international arbitration courts.

Ms. Cao represents employees and employers in employment tribunal disputes and handles the drafting of employment contracts and other documents in the field of human resources.

Ms. Cao graduated from law schools in Beijing and Freiburg. She registered as a fully qualified lawyer in Shanghai in 2019 and joined Thalmaier | Adam | Stark as a lawyer in 2022.

Ms. Cao advises in German, Chinese and English


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