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Marx Dauth LL.M.

I was particularly pleased with your calm, knowledgeable and client-oriented approach to this very specific and complex topic.
CEO, German pension fund

Marx Dauth mainly advises corporations, their directors and supervisory boards on corporate and group law and represents them in and out of court.

His main practice areas are corporate governance and compliance matters as well as corporate litigation.

He has been advising a large number of clients from the energy industry and the insurance sector for many years.

Professional QualificationsRechtsanwalt admitted with Rechtsanwaltskammer Cologne


  • Advising the Kölner Pensionskasse and Pensionskasse der Caritas on their reorganization
  • Representation of Pensionskasse der Caritas in legal disputes with a former board member
  • Representation of EWE Aktiengesellschaft in legal disputes with former members of the Management Board
  • Advising EWE Aktiengesellschaft on the negotiation and conclusion of a joint venture agreement for fiber optic infrastructure expansion with Telekom Deutschland GmbH.
  • German
  • English
  • French
  • University of Cologne, Université de Paris I (Panthéon-Sorbonne), LL.M
  • Maîtrise en droit 2010
  • First State Examination, 2013

    Higher Regional Court of Cologne, Second State Examination 2016

Awards & Recognitions

  • Handelsblatt in cooperation with Best Lawyers 2023: Recognised as “one to watch” for corporate

Prior Experience

  • 2010-2014: Research assistant at a major German firm of insolvency administrators

Memberships And Affiliations

  • Lawyers of German and French law (J.D.F.R.) e.V.