Prof. Dr Angela Lindfeld

Specialist lawyer for commercial and company law


  • Corporate law/M&A
  • Corporate compliance
  • Real estate law

Prof. Dr Lindfeld advises on corporate law and real estate law, in particular owner and developer of hotel properties on hotel management contracts, hotel lease contracts and all aspects of hospitality law. A further key practice area is the implementation of compliance audits and general legal advice on company law.


Recent work

  • Hotel project at "Zeche Zollverein" (world heritage site)
  • Holiday Inn Express, Trier
  • Hotel projects at "Borussia Park" and ESPRIT-Arena
  • RheinEnergie new build headquarters
  • ThyssenKrupp new build headquarters
  • Compliance law advice to various ThyssenKrupp subsidiaries
  • Regular advice to various companies in particular on all questions regarding corporate law and contract law
  • Regular advice to various companies on hotel law


Further qualifications and memberships

  • Professor at the IST University of Applied Science for Management since 2013
  • Lecturer at the IAW Institute of the University of Applied Sciences Niederrhein since 2011
  • Member of the association “Frauen in der Immobilienwirtschaft e. V.” (i.e. Women in Real Estate)
  • formerly: taught at the International University of Applied Sciences Bad Honnef/Bonn (hotel management: Certificate in Hospitality Real Estate)


Publications (in German) 


Events (in German)

Curriculum vitae 

  • Studied law at the University of Bielefeld, 1993 to 1998
  • Legal clerkship at the Hanseatic Higher Regional Court of Hamburg, secondments to Consulate Generali Edinburgh (Scotland) and at the Deutsche Börse AG, 2000 to 2002
  • Research assistant at the Institute for International Private Law and Comparitive Law at the Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms University Bonn, 2003 to 2005
  • Laywer (Rechtsanwalt) at Kapellmann since 2005
  • PhD on the law of stock exchanges and securities trading ("Die Mistrade Regeln"), 2008