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Volker is a founding partner of the firm’s Frankfurt office and a member of the Financial Industry Group. His practice focuses on advising financial institutions, investment funds and other creditors on the restructuring and financing of companies in financial difficulty. In addition, he has a wealth of experience in advising companies, their management and stakeholders in complex restructurings.


  • University of Heidelberg, 1994, Ph.D., Law
  • Heidelberg, Germany, 1993, Second State Exam (Bar exam equivalent)
  • Heidelberg, Germany, 1989, First State Exam (J.D. equivalent)
  • University of Heidelberg, 1984, Study of Law

  • Germany

  • All German Higher Regional Courts
  • All German Local and District Courts

  • Insolvency and restructuring section of the German Bar Association
  • TMA Turnaround Management Association
  • Association of Bank Lawyers

  • English
  • German

Awards & Recognition

  • Selected through peer review for inclusion in The Best Lawyers™ in Germany and Handelsblatt for Financial Institutions, 2020-2022.
  • JUVE Handbook for German Commercial Law Firms 2017/2018: Volker has been recommended as one of the top lawyers in Frankfurt