Philipp Glock

Philipp Glock

Philipp Glock

Frankfurt a.M.

T +49 69 27229 24619


Areas of practice

Philipp Glock structures and negotiates venture capital and private equity investments, in whatever form, for national and international financial investors (venture capital and private equity funds, family offices and business angels). In addition, he advises start-up companies and founders from foundation to exit, in particular, on how to set up the business, on how to optimise the business model, on investment and financing rounds, and on the participation of employees.

Philipp Glock’s services further include providing advice to national and international companies, real estate funds and entrepreneurial families in connection with classic (M&A) transactions, intra-group restructurings, corporate governance issues, legal disputes and all current corporate law matters.


Philipp Glock studied law at the Universities of Mannheim and Tübingen (Germany) with a focus on business law and also completed supplementary business studies at the University of Mannheim. He held a scholarship from the Friedrich-Naumann Foundation. Philipp Glock carried out the practical part of his legal studies in the “Board Issues” department of a leading German car manufacturer.

Before joining Luther, Philipp Glock worked for the European Parliament and for the chairman of the supervisory board of a medium-sized stock corporation, amongst others. He is a regular speaker at nationwide venture capital events, acts as an expert/member of the jury in business start-up competitions and is actively involved in various initiatives and networks of the venture capital scene.


  • Structuring, negotiating and implementing a large number of investment and financing rounds organised by start-ups (Mapify Travel, StudySmarter, Easy-Tutor, WechselGott, Staffbase, ParkDepot, Aivy, Implify, wayvs, JokerTech among others)
  • Structuring, negotiation and implementation of exit transactions (e.g. Mapify Travel to HomeToGo)
  • Advising and representing various international financial investors and corporate groups in connection with venture capital and private equity investments (inter alia, advising the VC investment company of a German federal state and a DAX-listed company)
  • Advising and representing GoingPublic Media AG on the sale of the VentureCapital Magazine division
  • Advising the supervisory board of a listed stock corporation on the participation of investors
  • Providing on-going corporate governance advice to a global market leader with over 14,000 employees in Germany
  • Advising on the acquisition of a European group of companies by the NASDAQ Helsiniki-listed Glaston Corporation
  • Advising on the acquisition of seven companies by a British group of companies
  • Advising on the acquisition of a German stock corporation by a Canadian group of companies
  • Advising and representing various international real estate funds
  • Providing reorganisation and succession planning advice to diverse family businesses