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Dr Tim Nikolas Müller


Frankfurt am Main

Dr Tim Nikolas Müller


Frankfurt am Main

Tim Nikolas Müller advises domestic and international companies on all aspects of white collar crime and compliance. He is highly experienced in advising on criminal matters involving tax, capital markets and anti-corruption law, as well as fraud and breach of trust.

Tim Nikolas Müller has successfully defended numerous companies in complex criminal and administrative offence proceedings. His expertise also covers advising on cross-border investigations of foreign authorities. In addition, his practice focuses on advising clients on economic and financial sanctions regulations and anti-money laundering issues. Furthermore, he specialises in conducting internal investigations.

Prior to joining Allen & Overy, Tim Nikolas Müller had been a member of the white collar practice group of another leading international law firm for more than six years. During this time he was seconded to the litigation and regulatory enforcement team in the legal department of a global bank for several months. He regularly speaks on subjects related to his advisory practice.

News & insights

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Publications: 11 JUNE 2021

Germany’s New Supply Chain Act – Part 1 of 4 – Introduction

On 11 June 2021, the German parliament approved the Federal Act on Entrepreneurial Due Diligence Obligations in Supply Chains (“Gesetz über die unternehmerischen Sorgfaltspflichten zur Vermeidung von…

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Publications: 22 MARCH 2021

Whistleblower protection in Germany to be expanded beyond EU law requirements

Companies in Germany should be aware of Germany’s looming implementation of the EU Whistleblowing Directive (Directive (EU) 2019/1937). The now available first working draft bill for a Whistleblower…

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Blog Post: 28 APRIL 2020

Watershed moment for prosecution of corporate crimes in Germany gets closer

Resistance has been futile. Although practitioners and academics strongly criticised a previous working draft, the German Federal Ministry of Justice has now formally published its proposal for a…

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Publications: 28 AUGUST 2019

New German act on corporate sanctions and internal investigations taking shape

A Corporate Sanctions Act is taking shape in Germany. It would bring about a significant increase in potential corporate fines, introduce far-reaching changes to the prosecution of corporate crimes…

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Admitted as German Rechtsanwalt, 2013


Second German Law Degree, 2012

Dr iur, University of Freiburg, Germany, 2010

Magister Juris, University of Oxford, UK, 2007

First German Law Degree, 2005