Dr. Saskia Naomi Merle

Manager Berlin


PwC Legal

Kapelle-Ufer 4

10117 Berlin


Tel.  +49 30 2636-3602

Email  E-Mail


  • Lawyer (Rechtsanwältin) since 2021


  • Disputes relating to banking law, capital market law and corporate law
  • International private law, international civil procedure and arbitration law
  • German and international insolvency law
  • Advice on general terms and conditions and contract design


  • German
  • English
  • French
I offer

About me

Saskia Naomi Merle is specialised in advising and representing clients in connection with disputes in the field of banking and capital markets as well as in connection with corporate disputes. She also represents clients in the enforcement of and defence against insolvency claims and has particular expertise in international law and with regard to conflicts of law.


  • Deutscher Juristinnenbund
  • DIS40 - Initiative junger Schiedsrechtler
  • Since 2021: Lawyer (Rechtsanwältin) at PwC Legal
  • Until 2020: legal clerkship (Rechtsreferendariat) at the Superior Court of Justice of Berlin with positions at the German Federal Ministry of Justice and Consumer Protection as well as two law firms focusing on litigation and arbitration
  • 2019: doctorate with thesis on German, French and European insolvency law
  • Until 2018: research associate at the University of Regensburg, including research visit at the Paris-Panthéon-Assas University, Paris 2
  • Until 2015: student of law at the University of Freiburg and the University of Geneva
  • Erstattung der Darlehensraten und gesetzliche Verzugszinsen ohne sonstige Vergütung (Gewinn) bei Nichtigkeit eines Verbraucherdarlehensvertrags, EWiR 2023, 289 ff. (mit A. Füller)
  • Insolvenzzwecke in Deutschland und Frankreich, Möglichkeiten und Grenzen der Förderung der Sanierung durch das Unternehmensinsolvenzrecht, Baden-Baden 2019