Uwe Wolff in Forbes about Dieselgate and Jones Day Raid

In connection with the investigation of Dieselgate, German authorities raided the offices of Jones Day in Munich. Jones Day is the global law firm hired by Volkswagen in 2015 to conduct a internal investigation and provide authorities in Europe and the United States with independent findings. Jones Day and Volkswagen dismissed the raid as a […]

NAÏMA is now member of CLCA

I’m honoured to be part of the Crisis & Litigation Communicators Alliance (CLCA) – Klick here for more information.

What is the meaning of “NAÏMA”?

For over a decade, Uwe Wolff, the founder of NAÏMA Strategic Legal Services, lived in New York City, “The Big Apple”, also known as the most important place for jazz improvisation. He is a huge fan of the legendary jazz sax player John Coltrane (www.johncoltrane.com) whose first wife’s name was Naïma Grubbs. Coltrane wrote the wonderful […]

British businessman vs. German department of public prosecution

A British businessman took over a steel company with the help of a three-digit multi-million loan. However, the lending bank itself suddenly started to develop an interest in buying the steel company and prevented the nearly finalized process of acquisition under a false pretense. Their goal: to gain ownership of the company through the right […]

What does NAÏMA Strategic Legal Services do?

NAÏMA Strategic Legal Services is a highly specialized communications agency with core competency in litigation PR. We develop complex communication strategies for companies, NGOs, associations, and their top representatives, as well as for prominent figures in business, politics and entertainment, who are dealing with legal problems. These strategies are developed in close cooperation with our […]

How we work

We are selective: Before we accept a client, we have a very careful look at the case and the person. On the one hand we see whether the case is suitable for public communication. On the other hand we also look at the respective client, because in the sensitive and at the same time far-reaching […]

Toxic bank products in public treasuries

A German bank sells controversial and high-risk structured products to municipalities, municipal utilities and SMEs. As a result, many suffer great losses. However, the financial institution simply shrugs and claims to have sufficiently informed the clients of the risks involved. The municipalities and the SMEs feel cheated and sue the bank(s).   How we took […]

A foe within the company

An internationally operating auto parts supplier is attacked and denounced in the media by a Southeast European business partner and his company. The reason for the attack was a dispute between the two business partners over the future orientation of their joint company. Accusation of the business partner: Allegedly the German company wanted to systematically ruin […]

What is Litigation PR?

Litigation PR is a highly specialized field of public relations which has its origins in the USA. Litigation PR was developed based on the finding that during legal disputes traditional PR techniques – including crisis communication – weren’t providing the desired results, least of all in today’s media driven world. In short, litigation PR can […]