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Dominique Strieder


Dominique Strieder advises national and international clients on all compliance related matters as well as commercial law. Dominique has particular experience in providing strategic compliance advice, compliance investigations and the establishment, implementation and further development of compliance systems. Dominique regularly holds trainings on these topics. Dominique’s expertise in relation to compliance monitorships includes in particular effectiveness testing of compliance organizations and compliance management systems. Dominique also advises on international trade and contract law and counsels companies and organizations on human rights compliance and corporate social responsibility.

Languages: German, English and Portuguese


  • Studies of political science at the Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences
  • Law studies in Durham, London and Washington D.C. (LL.M., Georgetown)
  • 2007–2008 Clifford Chance Frankfurt; Project and asset finance
  • 2010–2017 Siemens AG, Legal & Compliance; Energy and Infrastructure projects in Asia and the Middle East
  • 2016 Admitted as a Solicitor, England and Wales
  • Since 2017 Senior Associate at Pohlmann & Company
  • 2018 Admitted as a Solicitor, Republic of Ireland (non-practising)
  • Since 2019 Counsel at Pohlmann & Company


  • “Will Germany’s amendment of its Foreign Trade and Payments Act lead to new investment disputes?” in: Arbitration News, Vol 14 No 2, Sept. 2009 (together with Markus Burianski
  • “The Security Council and war in the twenty-first century”, in: Peace Review 19 (2), Apr.-June 2007, 197–205
Selected Mandates
  • Member of the Independent Monitor Team (for the U.S. Department of Justice and the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission) of a NASDAQ 100 Company
  • Member of the German Counsel Team of the Independent Compliance Monitor Larry Thompson for Volkswagen AG
  • Development of a group-wide compliance management system, including training of the executive board and implementation of a supplier compliance assurance system as well as internal investigations at a worldwide operating family-owned automotive supplier
  • Revision of the existing compliance management system at an international technology company
  • Compliance risk analysis and subsequent introduction of an individually tailored compliance management system as well as training of managers and compliance officers at a globally active private equity firm