As a lawyer and a civil-law notary, Dr Cédric Müller advises and provides legal services, respectively, to national and international groups of companies, financial investors, medium-sized companies and public sector companies in all matters pertaining to corporate law. The focus of his advice is on national and international restructurings and on corporate acquisitions and joint ventures.
Dr Cédric Müller studied law at the University of Münster (Germany); he also spent some time in Sydney (Australia) and Washington, D.C. (USA) as part of his studies. After receiving his doctorate for a thesis on a stock corporation law issue and carrying out his legal training, which included working for the Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin) in Frankfurt a.M. (Germany), he obtained his LL.M. from the University of the West of England in Bristol (England). Cédric Müller was admitted to the German Bar in 2011 and initially worked for the Corporate/M&A department of the international law firm Hogan Lovells International LLP in Düsseldorf (Germany) before joining Luther’s Essen office as a lawyer in 2013. He has been a civil-law notary since 2017.
Cédric Müller is a member of the German Academic Association for Business and Corporate Law (wissenschaftliche Vereinigung für Unternehmens- und Gesellschaftsrecht), an assistant lecturer for corporate law and M&A at the German FOM University of Applied Sciences for Economics and Management, and a lecturer teaching company law at Ruhr University in Bochum (Germany).
In February 2015, Cédric Müller passed the civil-law notary examination before the German Federal Association of Civil-Law Notaries (Bundesnotarkammer).