Dr Ulrich Philippi

Dr Ulrich Philippi

Dr Ulrich Philippi


T +49 711 9338 19181

Industries Health Care & Life Science , Mobility & Logistics , Automotive

Areas of practice

Ulrich Philippi advises on national and cross-border M&A transactions as well as reorganisations and carve-outs. He also focuses on providing comprehensive advice to shareholders of family-owned businesses, in particular in the context of corporate law and the implementation of strategic projects. Additionally, he serves as the key contact on legal matters for several large family-owned companies and international groups. His clients include private and strategic investors, family-owned companies and their shareholders as well as international groups.


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.

Honors and distinctions
  • JUVE Guide 2023/2024: Listed under "Frequently Recommended" in "M&A" (first listed in 2010/2011, "good M&A man with a good understanding of business models", client)
  • The Legal 500 Germany 2023: Recommended in "City Focus Stuttgart"
  • kanzleimonitor.de 2021/2022: Recommended in "Corporate Law" (first recommended in 2019/2020)
  • kanzleimonitor.de 2019/2020: Recommended in "M&A" (first recommended in 2014/2015)
  • Best Lawyers 2024: Recommended in "Mergers and Acquisition Law" (first recommended in 2021) and "Corporate Law" (first recommended in 2023)
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