Dr. Andreas Hitzel, LL.M. (Cambridge)
Dr. Andreas Hitzel advises companies in all areas of commercial and corporate law, in particular on corporate acquisitions, structural and transformation measures, joint ventures, participation by investors as well as corporate governance matters and advice to managers and boards. Another focus of Dr. Hitzel's work lies at the overlaps between corporate law and real estate and inheritance law, mainly in the acquisition of real estate through share deals, the structuring of real estate portfolios and the corporate governance of family-owned businesses. Dr. Hitzel also represents clients in these areas before state courts and arbitration tribunals, especially in the context of release proceedings, disputes over the legality of shareholder resolutions and award proceedings.
In addition to medium-sized and family-owned companies, Dr. Hitzel's main practice areas include clients from English-speaking countries and advice on cross-border matters. His clients often come from the IT & Digital Business, Life Sciences & Health, Media & Entertainment and Automotive industries.
- Studied law at Goethe University Frankfurt (Dr. iur.)
- Postgraduate studies at King's College, University of Cambridge (LL.M.)
- German qualified lawyer since 2016
- Certified specialist in commercial and corporate law since 2021
- Joined SKW Schwarz in 2022
Dr. Andreas Hitzel is a member of the Academic Association for Corporate and Company Law (VGR), the German-British Jurists' Association and the Association of Young Entrepreneurs at the Frankfurt Chamber of Industry and Commerce (IHK Frankfurt am Main).