Dr. Peter Coenen


  • Corporate law/M&A
  • Commercial and distribution law
  • Trust law

Dr Coenen advises national and international clients in all matters relating to commercial and corporate law. He focuses on mergers & acquisitions as well as on reorganisations. Furthermore, Dr. Coenen supports shareholders and managing directors in the event of legal disputes. 


Further qualifications and memberships

  • Visiting lecturer at the Hochschule Fresenius, University of Applied Sciences


Publications (in German) 


Curriculum vitae 

  • Studied law at the Heinrich-Heine-University of Duesseldorf, 2004 to 2009
  • Research doctorate at the Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf on a group law topic, 2010 to 2014
  • Legal clerkship in Düsseldorf and Auckland, 2013 to 2015
  • Lawyer (Rechtsanwalt) at Bird & Bird LLP in the Corporate / M&A practice group, 2015 to 2017
  • Lawyer (Rechtsanwalt) at Kapellmann since 2017