Contact person: Restructuring Consulting
Dr Ludwig J. Weber
Attorney at Law in Germany
Certified Specialist in Tax Law
Certified Specialist in Commercial Law and in Company Law
  • Position

Since 2009 at Schultze & Braun.
Business sector: restructuring consulting.
Specialising in: Business Law, in particular Commercial and Company Law, Banking and Capital Market Law, Mergers & Acquisitions, Restructuring, Recapitalization, Company Successions, Tax Law.

  • Professional career

1994 - 1996 Employment on the management board of a medium-sized construction company in Düsseldorf.
1996 - 1998 Freelance work for Pünder Volhard Weber & Axster (now: Clifford Chance) in Düsseldorf.
1998 - 2004 Attorney with FIDES Treuhandgesellschaft in Bremen in the Tax and Legal Consulting department, from mid 2002 head of Legal Department there.
From 2003 Specialized Tax Law attorney.
From 2003 Head of an international network for managers in business and industry.
2004 - 2009 Partner and Manager of Schindhelm Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH.
From 2008 Specialized Attorney in Commercial and Company Law.

  • Education

Apprenticeship and journeyman’s exam for the vocation of tile setter before the Chamber of Crafts in Düsseldorf.
Law studies at Bielefeld University. 
Law studies at the Westfälische Wilhelms University in Münster.
First stage of bar examination in Düsseldorf.
Graduate studies in Fiscal Studies at Osnabrück University.
Master of Laws (LL.M.).
Articles in the Higher Regional Court District Düsseldorf.
Second stage of bar examination and civil service examination in Düsseldorf.
Ph.D. thesis on Company Law and Tax Law issues of trans-national corporate structuring within the European Union.

  • Publications

Co-author of Euroforum (publ.), GmbH-Geschäftsführer 2018, suject: Entwurf der EU-Kommission für einen präventiven Restrukturierungsrahmen – Gefahr für Geschäftsführer und Gläubiger?, Düsseldorf 2018.
Co-author of Euroforum (publ.), GmbH-Geschäftsführer 2016, subject: Haftungsrisiken für Stakeholder in der Krise einer GmbH (liability risks for stakeholder in the crisis of a German limited partnership), Düsseldorf 2016.
Co-author of Sladek, Heffner, Graf Brockdorff (publ.), Insolvenzrecht 2013/2014, Aktuelle Schwerpunkte aus Gläubigersicht, Thema: Mit Plan vom Gläubiger zum Gesellschafter – Neue Chancen für Gläubiger und Unternehmen nach dem ESUG, Deutscher Sparkassenverlag, 3. Aufl. 2013.
Co-author of Financial Gates (publ.), Jahrbuch 2013 Restrukturierung (Yearbook 2013 Restructuring), subject: Das neue Schuldverschreibungsgesetz, 44-45, Frankfurt/Main 2013.
Co-author of Financial Gates (publ.), Jahrbuch 2012 Restrukturierung (Yearbook 2012 Restructuring), subject: Vom faulen Kredit zum Solitaire, 18-20, Frankfurt/Main 2012.
Co-author of Braun (publ.), Insolvenzjahrbuch 2011 (Insolvency Yearbook 2011), Frankfurt/Main 2010.
Co-author of Braun (publ.), Insolvency and Restructuring in Germany - Yearbook 2011, Frankfurt/Main 2010.
Co-author of Braun (publ.), Insolvency and Restructuring in Germany - Yearbook 2010, Frankfurt/Main 2010.
Essays: Dr Ludwig J. Weber

  • Guest speaker and lecturer

Diverse presentations on current topics in Commercial and Company Law for chambers of commerce, credit institutes and auditing companies.
Client events.

Study group of certified specialists in tax law.
Study group "insolvency law and reorganisation" of the German Lawyers' Association.
German Lawyers' Association (DAV).
Hanseatic Bar Association Bremen.
Industrial Club Bremen.
Association of tax consultants in the Land of Bremen.
German, English
You can contact us via our Contact form or compose an email to Dr Ludwig J. Weber via ed.arbuhcs@rebeWL.