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Dr. Johannes Knop


Luther Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH
Gänsemarkt 45
20354 Hamburg

Phone +49 40 18067 24625
Fax +49 40 18067 110

Languages: German, English
Curriculum vitae

Dr Johannes Knop was born in 1985. He studied law with an emphasis on the civil administration of justice (civil procedural law) at the University of Kiel (Germany), where he also earned his doctorate for a thesis on an insolvency law topic. His legal training, which he carried out at the Higher Regional Court of Schleswig-Holstein (Germany), included working for, inter alia, a law firm specialising in insolvency law. Johannes Knop was admitted to the German Bar in 2015 and joined Luther’s Hamburg office the same year.

Areas of Practice

Dr Johannes Knop acts as a legal advisor to German and international clients and advises companies and their executive boards and other bodies on complex economic issues, including cross-border issues. He advises on commercial, corporate and capital markets law issues and on matters pertaining to insolvency law, both in and out of court. His litigation services further include shareholder disputes and enforcing D&O liability claims.

Johannes Knop additionally advises clients on mergers and acquisitions (M&A).