Christian Schmitt

Dr. iur. Christian Schmitt

Lecturer at the University of Augsburg
Born in 1971


  • Studied law at the University of Augsburg.
    First state examination in law in Augsburg in 1996.
    2nd state examination 1998 in Augsburg.
  • 1999 to 2003 Scientific assistant at the Chair for Civil Law, Civil Procedure Law, Foreign and International Private Law at the University of Augsburg under Prof. Dr. Volker Behr.
  • 2003 Doctorate at the University of Augsburg with a comparative law thesis on German and US stock corporation law.
  • 2003 to 2006 Attorney at Law in a law firm in Munich specializing in banking law.
  • Since 2006 working as a lawyer for
    Gerloff - MunichLiebler Rechtsanwälte.

Key aspects

  • Insolvency administration
  • Debtor-in-posession proceedings ("self-administration/administration")
  • Restructuring advice
  • Receivership / auction / execution
  • Commercial and corporate law
  • Litigation (in particular insolvency-specific issues)
  • M&A transactions

Additional activities

  • Speaker at further education events
  • Since 2005 lecturer at the University of Augsburg.
  • Author of several publications, among others in the fields of insolvency and corporate law
  • Member of TMA Germany e.V.
  • CO-Chair of the Conferences & Sponsorships Committee of TMA Europe