The solicitors

Dr. Mathias Creon

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www.creon.de/en/solicitors/creon

Dr. Mathias Creon

Dr. iur. Mathias Creon, born 1959 in Hamburg. After graduating from school in both Germany and the United States, he studied law at the university of Hamburg. Dr. Creon’s career as a lawyer practicing commercial law since 1990 is marked by a degree of doctor of laws (logistics law) and the nomination as one of the first specialist solicitors for commercial and corporate law in Hamburg.

As a legal designer and consultant, Dr. Creon advises medium-sized enterprises and groups from the foundation to day-to-day business to conceptual duties. Dr. Creon’s thorough knowledge in aviation industry, shipping, car rental services and media production exceeds the legal-only expertise. In addition, Dr. Creon is a sought-after speaker on matters of company law and liability for medical malpractice.

Dr. Creon is member of multiple supervisory boards and advisory committees and board member of several non-profit organisations. He is a founding member of the Schwerin Rotary Club and a honorary member of the Connétablie de Guyenne of 1152 (traditional winegrowers’ guild in the French Bordeaux region). In 2015 Dr. Creon has been appointed as honorary citizen by the French city of Créon. Foreign languages: English, French, Spanish, Italian.

Carola Floto

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www.creon.de/en/solicitors/floto

Carola Floto

Carola Floto, born in Hamburg, Germany in 1961, studied law in Tübingen and Hamburg following graduation from secondary school.

After four years of employment at a large insurance company and subsequent admission to the German Bar in 1993, Ms Floto was initially engaged at a renowned solicitor’s office in Frankfurt and worked in the special fields of insurance law and general civil law.

Starting in 1999, Ms Floto worked as a self-employed lawyer in Lower Saxony, and as from 2005 she shared an office with a tax advisor. One of her main areas has since been family law. Particularly in this field of law, an additional qualification as a mediator which she acquired in 2007 enables her to promote conflict resolution with patience and compensatory skill. In addition, Ms Floto has many years of experience in contract design and proceedings relating to civil and commercial law, particularly in the fields of inheritance law and private and commercial tenancy law.

In August 2014 Ms Floto joined the CREON team whom she has collaborated with for many years. Ms Floto is a family law solicitor. She is married and a mother of three adult children.

Foreign language: English

Dr. Eyke Sven Stegen

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www.creon.de/en/solicitors/stegen

Dr. Eyke Sven Stegen

Dr. iur. Eyke Sven Stegen, year of birth 1981, in Freiburg im Breisgau, studied law in Bayreuth and Cologne. He then received his doctorate in collateral security law at the University of Cologne and was supervised by Prof. Dr. Prütting. Since qualifying as a solicitor, Dr. Stegen has been employed at the CREON firm of solicitors.

As a trial solicitor and a consultant, Dr. Stegen offers his services to medium-sized companies and private individuals. His specialist areas include banking and capital investment law, civil law contracts as well as construction and real estate law.
In addition Dr. Stegen is in charge of labour and inheritance law mandates.

Foreign languages: English, Spanish

Thorbjørn Philippsen

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www.creon.de/en/solicitors/philippsen

Thorbjørn Philippsen

Thorbjørn Philippsen is admitted to the bar of Sønderborg/Denmark and cultivates a long-time close partnership with CREON. Born in 1960 of German and Danish parents, Mr. Philippsen completed a bank traineeship before graduating from law school in Aarhus/Denmark. Prior to his practise as a lawyer, he held an executive position at a Danish bank and was responsible for Danish foreign activities in Germany and Luxemburg.

Mr. Philippsen is an experienced barrister practising Danish law and predominantly advises medium-sized enterprises. He has expert knowledge in all fields of commercial law with a particular emphasis on financial law. Although he is not practising in Germany, Mr. Philippsen supports CREON in servicing Danish businesses in Germany. Languages: Danish, German and English.