Dr. Julian Ries

Senior partner, Germany

Dr. Julian Ries

Senior partner, Germany

Professional Expertise

  • Experienced legal advisor for the Western investors in Ukraine and other countries in the post-Soviet area
  • Commercial mediator, particularly experienced in negotiating conflict situations between the parties with intercultural aspects
  • Special focus on corporate and M&A, general commercial law and tax law

Industry Focus

  • Agriculture 
  • Automotive
  • Real Estate
  • Renewable Energy
  • Natural Resources


Several Family Offices, Large German corporate clients

Professional Membership

  • German Bar Association (since 2002)


  • Christian Albrecht University, Ph. D, Kiel, Germany, 2021 
  • Hanseatic Supreme Land Court, Second State Exam, Germany, 2002 
  • University of Osnabruck, First State Exam, Germany, 1997


  • Recognized in Corporate and M&A, Best Lawyers 2022
  • Recognized for Corporate/M&A as Foreign Expert (Germany), Chambers Global 2022
  • Recommended for Commercial, Corporate and M&A, The Legal500 EMEA 2021