Prof. Dr. Christoph von Einem, LL.M.

Rechtsanwalt (Attorney-at-Law), Munich Office

Curriculum Vitae

  • Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Dr. jur., 1988
  • University of California, Berkeley, LLM 1986
  • Technische Universität Munich, honorary professor 2009
  • 1989 – 2006 Haarmann Hemmelrath & Partner, Munich
  • 2006 – 2014 White & Case, Munich
  • Since 2014 Partner with ARQIS Rechtsanwälte


Respected ranking publications and business magazines regularly name Prof. Dr. Christoph von Einem as one of the highly recommended lawyers for Corporate Law and M&A as well as Private Equity and Venture Capital. These inculde JUVE Handbook, Legal500 and Best Lawyers.


Prof. Dr. Christoph von Einem regularly publishes expert papers on M&A, Venture Capital and corporate law in books and highly regarded law journals. The publications often deal with international law, e.g. following publications:

  • Einem, Christoph v./Xu, Hang: Article on the relaxed approval requirements regarding Chinese outbound investment and the need for further reform (“Der Anfang ist gemacht – Die Vereinfachung des Genehmigungsverfahrens chinesischer Direktinvestitionen im Ausland zeigt Wirkung”; In: M&A Dialog Deutschland/China, edition 01/2015
  • Einem, Christoph v. et al.: The framework conditions for private equity investment in Germany and in international comparison (Rahmenbedingungen für privates Beteiligungskapital in Deutschland und im internationalen Vergleich), Private Equity in Deutschland – Rahmenbedingungen, ökonomische Bedeutung und Handlungsempfehlungen. Norderstedt, 2007


  • European Venture Capital Association
  • International Bar Association
  • Venture Capital Club Munich
  • German Federal Association of Venture Capital and Private Equity Companies


  • German
  • English


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81675 München

Phone: +49 89 309055-600

Fax: +49 89 309055-699

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