Dr. Christoph Maurer is a German Rechtsanwalt, French Avocat and English Solicitor specialised in international Corporate and Commercial law.

Before founding MAURER LAW he was managing partner of Pinsent Masons France and of Marccus Partners/Mazars Avocats. Prior to that he practised as partner or associate at Rödl & Partner,  Allen & Overy and Linklaters.

Christoph has more than 25 years of prime transactional experience gained in Frankfurt, London and Paris, both in private practice and in-house (for example as general counsel of Mubea Group and of Valeo Climate Control). He has been involved in all aspects of domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and group reorganisations. Further, he has extensive expertise in competition matters, mainly merger control but also cartel investigations.

His deal background covers in particular the sectors automotive and aviation, as well as telecommunications, energy, chemicals and financial services. His clients include large multinational corporations, medium-sized companies, and entrepreneurs as well as banks, funds and investors, whom he advises on a wide variety of corporate, commercial and finance matters.

Christoph is also recognised as an expert on art law and advises particularly on restitution claims and export regulations of cultural goods. In his fields of expertise, he is regularly retained as counsel or arbitrator in international arbitration proceedings.

During his studies in Germany, Switzerland, the UK, the US and France, Christoph obtained two master of laws degrees (Georgetown University/Washington DC and Panthéon-Assas University/Paris 2), both state exams in law (Heidelberg University and State Supreme Court Berlin) as well as a doctorate in law (Heidelberg University).

Dr. Christoph Maurer, LL.M., LL.M.
Rechtsanwalt, Avocat & Solicitor

M: +33 (0)6 81 98 67 01