Dr. Stefan Galla

Dr. Stefan Galla

Dr. Stefan Galla


T +49 201 9220 24016

Notar mit Amtssitz in Essen
Fachanwalt für Handels- und Gesellschaftsrecht
Settori economici Energy , Health Care & Life Science

Areas of practice

As a lawyer and a notary, Stefan Galla respectively advises and provides legal services to medium-sized businesses, large groups and financial investors in all matters pertaining to corporate law. The focus of his advice is on national and international restructurings, including all associated corporate law issues, and on corporate acquisitions and international joint ventures.


Stefan Galla was born in 1973. He studied law in Bonn, Germany, completing his accelerated degree program in 1999. His legal training included working for a business law firm in London, England. He passed his second state bar examination in 2002 and subsequently received his doctorate under Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. mult. Marcus Lutter at the Centre for European Economic Law at the University of Bonn. In 2008, Stefan Galla worked for Pinsent Masons LLP in Leeds and London, England as part of a secondment. He has been a partner and civil-law notary since 2010. Stefan Galla joined Luther’s predecessor firm in 2004. Dr. Stefan Galla directs the Dutch Desk and the Essen office and is a lecturer teaching company law as part of the “RUBlaw-active” course at Ruhr University in Bochum (Germany).

Honors and distinctions
  • The Legal 500 Germany (2020): Mentioned in Corporate Law and M&A - Corporate Law
  • JUVE Guide (2019/2020): Mentioned under frequently recommended in "Corporate Law" and "Notaries"
  • The Legal 500 (2018): Recommendation in the energy sector focus
  • often recommended by JUVE in the area of M&A
  • often recommended by JUVE in the field of corporate law
  • often recommended by JUVE in the area of notary's office