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Prof. Dr. Stefan Reinhart

Attorney, Solicitor (England & Wales)

Frankfurt am Main
Eschersheimer Landstraße 25-27
60322 Frankfurt am Main

T +49 69 95 957-105
F +49 69 95 957-270

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Doctorate degree: Frankfurt 1993
Admitted in: 1992

Universities: Frankfurt, Exeter, Hamburg, Lausanne, London

Practice areas
Legal practice

Stefan represents banks in contentious as well as non-contentious matters in the areas of commercial and investment banking. He furthermore represents banks a​s creditors in insolvency-related matters (restructuring, credit securities, etc.). With respect to insolvency, he furthermore advises creditors as well as debtor companies or, as the case may be, the directors of the debtor.

Stefan also acts on behalf of various insurance companies in relation to professional negligence claims against professionals who provide advice on legal or financial matters (lawyers, notaries, accountants, D&O, etc.). He also advises directors in compliance issues.

Stefan regularly arbitrates in arbitration disputes, amongst others as chairman of the arbitration court (Rechtsanwaltskammer), Frankfurt. Furthermore, he is lecturer at the Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences since 2001 and honorary professor since 2013.

Areas of expertise

Deutsch-Britische Juristenvereinigung
British Chamber of Commerce
Bankrechtliche Vereinigung
Arbeitskreis für Insolvenzrecht des DAV
European Lawyers’ Association


German, English

Education and career
  • University of Frankfurt, University of Exeter
  • 1993: PhD (University of Frankfurt, MPI Hamburg, IDCS Lausanne, ICLS London) on cross-border insolvency reorganizations
  • 1995: Stefan worked in London with one of the big city firms
  • 1996: admission as Solicitor in England & Wales

JUVE Handbook
Prof. Dr. Stefan Reinhart recommended in Insurance Contracts: Litigation and Product Advice, Corporate Law / M&A.

Handelsblatt / Best Lawyers®
Prof. Dr. Stefan Reinhart selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers™ in Germany in the field of Litigation.