Dr. Reinhard Lutz  LUTZ | ABEL

Partner | Lawyer | Certified Specialist Lawyer for Tax Law

Dr. Reinhard Lutz

Dr. Reinhard Lutz  LUTZ | ABEL

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Dr Reinhard Lutz is known for his expertise and 30 years of experience in advising on corporate law and litigating complex disputes. He is one of the leading experts in the field of shareholder disputes in Germany. This is not least due to his practical handbook "Der Gesellschafterstreit in der GbR, PartG, OHG, KG, GmbH & Co. KG and GmbH". He is regularly appointed as an arbitrator for arbitration proceedings.

As a founding partner of the law firm LUTZ | ABEL, he heads the practice groups Corporate Law and Litigation and Arbitration.

  • Corporate law
  • Shareholder dispute
  • Litigation and arbitration
  • Defence against managerial and professional liability
  • Corporate succession, law of succession
  • Internal Investigations
  • Handelsblatt & Best Lawyers: One of the best lawyers for corporate law (2015 and 2017 – 2023), litigation (2016 – 2023), arbitration and mediation (2018 – 2023) as well as mergers and acquisitions law (2021 – 2023) in Germany
  • Legal 500 Germany 2023 - 2024: Recommended lawyer
  • JUVE Handbook continuously since 2013 | 2014: Often recommended lawyer
  • Legal 500 Germany & EMEA 2016 – 2019
  • Certified specialist lawyer for tax law since 1996
  • Founding partner of the law firm LUTZ | ABEL, 1994
  • Admission to the bar, 1992
  • Doctorate (Dr. iur.) in Munich, Faculty Award of the University of Munich 1991
  • Law studies in Munich and Geneva
Buchcover Der Gesellschafterstreit

"Der Gesellschafterstreit"

7th expanded edition 2021, C.H.BECK (book in German)
Station auf dem Mars

“Reinhard Lutz is very confident and competent.“

Legal 500 Germany 2023

“With him you get the most difficult things off the table.“

Competitor, JUVE Handbook 2022 | 2023

“Professionally outstanding.“

Competitor, JUVE Handbook 2021 | 2022

“One of the best lawyers for corporate law, litigation, arbitration and mediation as well as mergers and acquisitions law in Germany.“

Handelsblatt & Best Lawyers 2023

“One of the best-known experts in Munich for corporate disputes.“

JUVE Handbook 2019 | 2020

“Lutz is preceded in southern Germany by an excellent reputation as a conflict resolution expert.“

JUVE Handbook 2018 | 2019

“Enjoys an outstanding reputation for corporate litigation.“

JUVE Handbook 2017 | 2018

“Great reputation in the accompaniment of dispute mandates.“

JUVE Handbook 2015 | 2016

“... one of the leading corporate lawyers in Germany.“

FOCUS SPEZIAL Germanys Top-Lawyers 2015

“One of the leading corporate lawyers in the circle of smaller independent practices in Munich.“

JUVE Handbook 2011 | 2012

“Strong, independent practitioner.“

Competitor, JUVE Handbook 2011 | 2012

“Very high level of expertise.“

Competitor, JUVE Handbook 2023 | 2024