Martina Steude, LL.M. (Cape Town)

Martina Steude, LL.M. (Cape Town)

Martina Steude, LL.M. (Cape Town)

T +49 511 5458 16754


Industries Health Care & Life Science

Areas of practice

Martina Steude works in medical and corporate law. She mainly advises health care service providers and paying authorities and their respective associations and self-governing bodies.

Martina Steude specialises in panel doctor and panel dentist law and in contract and corporate law for the medical and health care professions. In the field of corporate law, she assists in particular with transactions and the restructuring of hospitals, medical care centres and doctors’ surgeries. In addition, she also advises on all matters pertaining to professional and remuneration law for doctors and psychotherapists, on hospital and hospital financing law, including requirements planning, and on medical devices law.

Martina Steude is a member of the working groups “In-patient and out-patient service providers” and “Medical technology”, which form part of Luther’s Health Care and Life Science industry group.


Martina Steude studied law at the University of Kiel (Germany) with an emphasis on health law and also obtained a Master of Law degree in Cape Town (South Africa). As a legal trainee, she worked in various law firms that specialised in medical law, as well as for the Hamburg Medical Association. Following her legal training, Martina Steude inter alia worked as an inhouse lawyer in the medical law and insurance department of a private hospital group before moving to Luther in 2022.



  • Medical Law Working Group within the German Lawyers’ Association (DAV)