WagArb warmly welcomes its first trainee advocate ’23 – Marie Carnap!

Marie grew up in Berlin and studied law at the Universities of Potsdam and Valladolid with a specialization in public international law. She holds an LL.M. degree in Law and Globalisation, International Trade and Investment Law from the University of Maastricht and is currently completing her legal traineeship aka Referendariat at the Kammergericht Berlin.

We look very much forward to working with her and have so many questions…

What was your first job?

Teaching kids how to play field hockey.

Breakfast or dinner?


What do you cook when you spontaneously have friends over for dinner?

Pasta with creamy sauce, lots of vegetables and parmesan.

Mountains or Seaside?


If you could meet someone famous, dead or alive, who would it be?

Bill Kaulitz.

Which was your favorite place to live so far?

Guadalajara, Mexico.

Digital or analogue?


Favorite time of day?

5 p.m., because the evening is still young, but has already started.

Window or aisle seat?

Window seat.

Country you wish to visit?


What song will always get you on the dancefloor?

Peter Fox – Schwarz zu Blau.

Good advice you’ve received?

Make yourself happy with the little things in life.

Biggest pet peeve?

Bread crumbs on the counter.

Most played on your music playlist right now?

Nina Chuba – Glatteis.

Favorite holiday?


Last new thing you learned?

How to make Asian dumplings.

Which movie can you watch over and over?

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (Parts 1+2).

Three words to describe your hometown Berlin?

Exciting, crowded, grey.

Night owl or early bird?

Early bird.

Favorite pizza topping?

Buffalo mozzarella.


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About Wagner Arbitration

The law firm WAGNER Arbitration has its offices in Berlin and specializes in dispute resolution with a focus on arbitration. In addition, the firm offers comprehensive counseling services related to domestic and international business disputes and transactions.