Christian Leuchter

Counsel I Specialist lawyer for banking and capital market law


As an experienced litigator, Christian Leuchter represents companies in out-of-court and in-court commercial disputes. He also advises companies on the drafting and negotiation of contracts. His focus is on banking and capital markets law. As a specialist lawyer, he also represents institutional clients and advises on banking law issues. n particular, he advises on banking supervisory law and payment services law issues (BaFin licence). In addition, he is available as a lecturer at Startup Dorf e.V. in Düsseldorf with workshops for start-ups / fintechs and those interested in founding a company.

Christian Leuchter has also accompanied the legal-tech scene for many years and advises investors in the context of litigation funding.


Short biography

Julius-Maximilians-University of Würzburg, Germany (Law | Accompanying Studies in European Law)
University of Bergen, Norway (law | focus on public procurement EU/EEA)
Legal clerkship in the district of the Higher Regional Court of Düsseldorf
Years of experience in renowned law firms specializing in banking and capital markets law

Specialist lawyer for banking and capital market law
Certified data protection officer
Lecturer at and Startup Dorf e.V. 

Member of Deutsch-Nordische Juristenvereinigung e.V.


Main areas of practice

Banking and capital markets law
Commercial and contract law



German, English and Norwegian