Dr. Christoph Wittekindt


Born in 1966, Rechtsanwalt (German attorney at law) since 1998. As Rechtsanwalt he is a member of the Munich Bar (Rechtsanwaltskammer für den Oberlandesgerichtsbezirk München).

Education: He studied law from 1987 to 1993 at Augsburg, Geneva and Munich universities. Extracurricular topical training in foreign languages for English and French law, graduated with a diploma. During his legal training (1993 to 1996) he worked, inter alia, in a French law firmÂin Paris and in an international one in Munich. Following his legal training, he wrote a doctoral thesis on comparative law on German-French constitutional law at Berlin Free University with Professor Kunig as his thesis supervisor. Graduated Dr. of laws in 1999.


  • material law barriers to constitutional amendments in German and French constitutional law (Frankfurt/Main - Berne, 2000)
  • Enterrement du juge d''instruction, LE FIGARO, 17. März 2009, p. 14
  • Fondation Robert Schuman, Questions d'' Europe Nr. 140 the 22nd of June 2009
  • La societe interprofessionnelle: Thema con variazioni in: Magazine des Jeunes Avocats Nr. 107, 2010, p. 30
  • Assisting in Pasquier/Mormin (Ed.) Travailler et vivre en Allemagne, Paris 2011
  • Frankreich: Die wichtigsten Steueränderungen 2013 - Grundbesitz international Nr. 3-2013, p. 10
  • Frankreich-Dossier 2013: Immobilien, Steuern, Erbrecht - für die Schutzgemeinschaft für Auslandsgrundbesitz e.V.
  • Große französische Steuerreform 2013: Die wichtigsten Änderungen - Grundbesitz international Nr. 4-2013, p. 9 f.

Main areas of specialisation: He specialises in commercial law, including the law of unfair competition, bank law and tax law as well as the law of insolvency and international private law and international civil procedural law.

Languages: Fluent in English and French; basics of Italian.

Memberships: DFJ (German-French Lawyers'' Association), DAJV (German-American Lawyers'' Association), member of several economic associations.