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Christina Heneka, LL.M.

Attorney-at-law

Specialist Lawyer for Medical Law

About me

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Christina Heneka, LL.M. is part of our law firm team as an attorney/specialist in medical law. Following her law studies at the Ruhr University in Bochum, she completed her legal internship at the Higher Regional Court in Frankfurt am Main, where she worked as a research assistant in a large law firm specializing in medical law. Her path then led her to the Heinrich Heine University in Düsseldorf, where she completed a postgraduate master's degree at the Düsseldorf Law School. Since 2012, she has been working as an attorney/specialist in medical law in litigation and consulting for physicians, hospitals as well as other medical care providers. In addition, as an in-house lawyer in an international insurance group, she has experience in handling large and complex claims in the field of medical liability law with references to the specifics of insurance law. As a specialist in medical law, she worked in a law firm in Düsseldorf specializing exclusively in medical law and has been with us since 2022. Her practice focuses on medical liability law and medical criminal law.

Current activities

  • Attorney-at-law since 2012, admitted as a specialist in medical law 
  • Since 2010 working in the field of medical law with a focus on medical malpractice law

Former activities

  • Lawyer and specialist in medical law at JORZIG Rechtsanwälte Düsseldorf/Berlin, specializing in medical law for medical service providers with a focus on medical liability law (2020-2022)
  • In-house lawyer at AXA Konzern AG in the area of large and complex claims/medical liability claims (2019-2020)
  • Since 2018 specialist lawyer for medical law
  • Attorney at JORZIG Rechtsanwälte Düsseldorf/Berlin, specializing in medical law for medical care providers with a focus on medical malpractice law/criminal law for physicians (2013-2018)
  • In-house lawyer at AXA Konzern AG, where she provided legal support for medical liability claims in the field of healthcare (2011-2013)
  • Research associate at the Dortmund office of Dr. Rehborn, a law firm specializing in medical law (2010-2011)

Education

  • High school diploma in Dortmund (2000)
  • Law studies at the Ruhr University of Bochum,
    graduation: 1st state law examination (2000 - 2008)  
  • Legal clerkship at the Higher Regional Court of Frankfurt a. M. (2009 - 2011),
    degree: 2nd state law examination
  • Postgraduate master studies in medical law at the DUS LAW SCHOOL,
    Heinrich-Heine-University, degree: Master of Laws - LL.M. (2010 - 2011)
  • Since 2018 specialist attorney for medical law

Memberships

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