Dr Markus Dierksmeier, LL.M.



Born in Münster in 1976. Studied law in Münster and Poitiers, France. 2001 first State examination, 2004 second State examination. Postgraduate programme at the University of Bristol, United Kingdom, in 2001, received an LL.M. degree in 2002. Lawyer in Düsseldorf in 2006. 2007 doctoral degree with Prof Dr Wolffgang, Münster.

Joined the firm in 2007.


Corporate and company law, mergers and acquisitions, private contract law, customs and trade law (WTO).

Advising and representing Bayer AG in the sale and transfer of production sites, including the sale of a drug formulation plant and a biologics plant. Advising a major German research centre on the merger with another e. V.. Regular advice in the context of restructurings, e. g. of the German division of an international paper group. Advising on company acquisitions in various other sectors: e. g. SAGE Group; HARMAN Becker; Malteser.


Publications on corporate law, customs and WTO law.



German, English

Dr Markus Dierksmeier, LL.M.

Dr Markus Dierksmeier, LL.M.
specialist attorney for commercial and corporate law

T +49 228 72625‐175
F +49 228 72625‐99


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