Dr Ulrich Philippi

Dr Ulrich Philippi

Dr Ulrich Philippi


T +49 711 9338 19181

Partner, Location Head
Industries Health Care & Life Science , Mobility & Logistics

Areas of practice

Ulrich Philippi mainly advises national and cross-border M&A transactions as well as restructurings and carve-outs. In addition, Ulrich Philippi advises on compliance issues, group law issues, post M&A and corporate disputes and the implementation of strategic projects in the context of corporate law. His clients include family businesses, international corporations, private and strategic investors, family offices and public authorities. In addition, he serves as key contact person for a number of larger German Mittelstand-companies regarding all legal issues.


Dr Ulrich Philippi studied law in Tübingen and Berlin, Germany, and after passing his second State exam went on to do a doctorate in the area of corporate law. He joined Luther’s predecessor firm in 1997 and is the head of the Stuttgart office.

Honors and distinctions
  • kanzleimonitor.de (2020/2021): Recommendation in "Corporate law"
  • JUVE Guide (2020/2021): Mentioned under frequently recommended in "M&A"
  • Best Lawyers (2021): Award in "Mergers and Acquisitions Law"
  • JUVE Guide (2019/2020): Mentioned under frequently recommended in "M&A"
  • kanzleimonitor.de (2019/2020): Recommendation in "Corporate Law" and "M&A"
  • JUVE Guide (2018/2019): Mention under frequently recommended in the sections "M&A" and "Employment law"
  • kanzleimonitor.de (2017/2018/2019): Listed in "Mergers & Acquisitions"
  • BJU Kanzleimonitor (2014/2015): recommended by legal departments for "M&A"
  • JUVE Guide (since 2010/2011): highly recommended lawyer for M&A
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