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Dr Christian Eichner



Eichner Christian
Dr Christian Eichner



Christian advises on complex national and cross-border M&A transactions and core corporate matters (particularly stock corporation law (AktG) and group law – Konzernrecht). He joined Allen & Overy LLP in 2010 as a partner in the Düsseldorf Corporate department. His clients are mainly listed stock corporations and private equity investors. Previously, he was a partner at another well-known international law firm.

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Dreischeibenhaus 1
40211 Duesseldorf

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LL.M., New York University School Of Law, USA, 2002

Dr iur, University of Bayreuth, Germany, 2002

MA, German Literature, University of Munich, 2001

Second German Law Degree, 2001

First German Law Degree, 1999

Published work

  • Eichner C. / Haßler T. (2016) "Zur Haftung des Sanierungs-Geschäftsführers für Zahlungen nach Insolvenzreife“, EWiR 2016, page 493
  • Eichner C. (2011) "Required Actions by the Supervisory Board in case of a suspected Breach of fiduciary Duties by the Management Board", AG 24/2011, page 885-894
  • Eichner C. (2010) "Duties of care and structural Leeway of the Supervisory Board in relation to Management Service Contracts according to VorstAG", ZIP 43/2010, page 2082-2088
  • Eichner C., Mix Y.-G. (2007) "A misjudgement as guideline? Maxim Billers 'Esra', Klaus Manns 'Mephisto' and the problem of Freedom of Art in Germany", IASL, 32nd ed., 2007, page 183-227
  • Eichner C. (2003) "Defense Measures by the Management Board of a listed Stock Corporation against hostile Takeovers", NZG 2003, page 150-155
  • Eichner C. (2002) " Management-Buy-Out-Structures and Spin Offs – with special Focus on the newly adopted Corporate Tax Legislation 2001", Peter Lang Publishing House/Corporate and Capital Market Laws Series, Frankfurt a. M.