Michael Ströbel, LL.M. (University of Auckland)

Michael Ströbel, LL.M. (University of Auckland)

Michael Ströbel, LL.M. (University of Auckland)


T +49 711 9338 19158

Senior Associate

Areas of practice

Michael is specialised in venture capital and M&A transactions. He advises national and international investors and companies on the sale and acquisition of companies, strategic and financial investments as well as other aspects of their (pre- or post-acquisition) structuring.

Michael has a keen interest and special expertise in the area of IT and high-tech ventures and start-ups. He advises founders in setting up their corporate structure, implementing their corporate governance (articles of association, shareholders’ agreements, etc.) and (employee/founder) incentive schemes. Furthermore, he advises venture capital funds on their participation in investment rounds and their corresponding shareholders’/investment agreements.


Michael Ströbel studied law in Bayreuth (Germany) until 2012 and then undertook a course of study at the University of Auckland (New Zealand), which he successfully completed with a Master of Laws (LL.M.) degree in 2014. Michael Ströbel carried out his legal training at the Higher Regional Court of Hamburg (Germany), focusing on business law. He joined Luther at the beginning of 2017 as a research assistant. The same year, he was admitted to the German Bar and has been working at Luther as a lawyer ever since.


  • Bright Skies: Advice on the sale to Rackspace Technology
  • Xplorer Capital Fund: Advising on the participation in an investment round in Germany
  • Mediawan: Advising on building the Mediawan Alliance
  • TrailStone UK Ltd.: Advising on the sale of shares in Energy2market GmbH (e2m) to Électricité de France SA (EDF)
  • Cembre: Advising on the acquisition of IKUMA Group
  • LACROIX-Group: Advising on the acquisition of SAE IT-systems
  • eSolve: Advising on the sale of the eSolve group to Pentasys (part of AUSY group)