Dr. Deniz Günal, M.A.

Rechtsanwalt (Attorney-at-Law), Düsseldorf Office

Curriculum Vitae

  • Studies at University of Cologne (Law, Japanese Studies, Chinese Studies and Philosophy), Keio University (Tokyo), National Taiwan University
  • 2007 – 2009 Research at the German Institute of Japanese Studies and Chuo University in Tokyo (JSPS Fellowship)
  • Legal training in Cologne and Tokyo
  • 2012 – 2013 Attorney-at-Law at Jones Day
  • 2013 Doctorate at Philipps University Marburg
  • 2014 – 2015 Attorney-at-Law at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek
  • Since 2015 with ARQIS Rechtsanwälte


Dr. Deniz Günal regularly publishes expert papers on Corporate and Commercial Law in highly regarded law journals. The papers often deal with the German and Japanese business., e.g. his following co-authored articles:

  • “Developments in Japanese Commercial and Business Law in 2007 and 2008” (“Entwicklungen im japanischen Handels- und Wirtschaftsrecht in den Jahren 2007 und 2008”), in: Recht der Internationalen Wirtschaft 5/2009, 257-265
  • “Wagakuni no keiji saiban yôgo no nichidoku taiyakushû” (A Collection of Japanese-German Criminal Procedural Terms), in: Hikakuhô zasshi (Comparative Law Review) Bd. 43, Nr. 3, 2010


  • German Japanese Jurists Association (DJJV)
  • German Society of JSPS Fellows
  • Japanese German Society for Corporate Law (Chuo University)
  • Marburg Juridical Society


  • German
  • English
  • Japanese


Breite Straße 28
40213 Düsseldorf

Phone: +49 211 13069-264 21

Fax: +49 211 13069-099

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