Birgitta von Dresky

Birgitta von Dresky

Birgitta von Dresky


T +65 6408 8008

Partner , Location Head
Industries Mobility & Logistics , Automotive , Singapore

Areas of practice

Amongst other things, Birgitta von Dresky mainly advises German and Swiss clients in relation to the proper structuring of their business, financial and fiscal affairs both in Singapore and regionally. Typically, this would include advice and guidance on M&A, Venture Capital, Private Equity, the setting up of corporate structures for the region, corporate restructuring, as well as drafting and negotiating the relevant contracts. Birgitta von Dresky is a board member a number of German and Swiss companies with interests in South East Asia. Birgitta von Dresky is an active member of the Singaporean-German Chamber of Commerce and is a committee member of the Swiss Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Singapore.


Birgitta von Dresky studied law at the University Bonn with a focus on private international law. Subsequently, she worked as an in-house lawyer for several years for two well-known companies in Germany in the chemical/cosmetics industry, namely, Sasol and L’Oréal. Since 2003, Birgitta von Dresky has been based in Singapore, working in private practice as a lawyer for internationally operating, multidisciplinary German law firms, becoming a Partner of Luther LLP in 2008. Birgitta von Dresky has been a Registered Foreign Lawyer in Singapore since 2003.

Honors and distinctions
  • (2016/2017): Listed as top law firm in Southeast Asia

  • German venture capital companies: advice regarding their investment in startup companies in Singapore and the region
  • German and Swiss SMEs: advice in regard to their business activities in Singapore and the region (e.g. acquisition of companies)
  • Advising on private equity investments