Dr. Hans-Jochem Lüer, LL.M. (University of California at Berkeley)

German, English
Consulting focuses
  • Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A)
  • Corporate Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Insolvency Law


  • Admitted to the Bar in Cologne since the beginning of 1974
  • Second State Examination at Law Students Examination Authority (Justizprüfungsamt) in Düsseldorf 1967
  • First State Examination at Higher Regional Court Cologne 1961
  • Abitur in Stuttgart 1957
  • Education and former activities
  • Universities of Tübingen, Bonn, Köln (Dr. jur.)1968
  • University of California at Berkeley, School of Law (LL.M.)1964
  • Legal Ass. at Institut für Internationales und Ausländisches Privatrecht at University of Cologne, Director Prof. Dr. Gerhard Kegel1967-1969
  • Bankhaus Waldhausen & Co., Düsseldorf1969-1970
  • Director KAPITALFONDS Kapitalanlagegesellschaft mbH, Cologne1971-1973


  • International Bar Association (IBA)
  • Federation of Defense & Corporate Counsel (FDDC), USA
  • American College of Bankruptcy (ACB), USA
  • International Insolvency Institute, USA
  • Deutscher Anwaltverein e.V. (DAV), Vorsitzender des Ausschusses für Insolvenzrecht 1992-2005

Dr. Hans-Jochem Lüer's Distinctions

Best Lawyers 2024

Handelsblatt: Deutschlands Beste Anwälte 2023

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Lawyers of Distinction 2019

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Handelsblatt: Deutschlands Beste Anwälte 2018

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Who's Who Legal 2017

Handelsblatt: Deutschlands Beste Anwälte 2016

Best Lawyers 2017

Who is Who Legal Germany 2016

Handelsblatt: Germany's Best Lawyers 2015

Best Lawyers 2015

Who is Who Legal Germany 2015

Chambers Europe 2014

Best Lawyers 2014

Who is Who Legal Germany 2014

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Best Lawyers 2019

Chambers Europe 2013



Eine gesetzgeberische Entgleisung - § 104 InsO nF
in Gallner/Henssler/Eckhoff/Reufels (editors.), Festschrift für Wilhelm Moll (2019), p. 423 ff.


Die Gesellschaft bürgerlichen Rechts als Verkäufer von Grundstücksrechten
in Cascante/Spahlinger/Wilske (Hrsg.), Festschrift für Gerhard Wegen (2015), pp. 473 ff.



German/American Legal Conflicts
Presentend on October 23, 2012 before the Foreign and Comparative Law Committee, Chair David Lindley, of the New York City Bar Association, printed in DAJV Newsletter 4/2012, p. 166 ff.

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