Dr. Tobias Koppmann

Partner Munich


PwC Legal

Bernhard-Wicki-Straße 8

80636 München

Contact details

Tel.  +49 89 5790-5317

Mobil  +49 151 72048907

Email  E-Mail


  • Lawyer (Rechtsanwalt) since 2005
  • Business Lawyer (Wirtschaftsjurist) University of Bayreuth since 1999


  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Private Equity
  • Growth & Venture Capital


  • English
  • German
I offer

About me

Tobias Koppmann advises international and national clients on transactions in the area of mergers & acquisitions, joint ventures and general corporate law. His focus is on advising clients in connection with complex M&A and private equity transactions. He started his legal practice in 2005 and worked for leading international law firms in Munich and, in the context of secondments, also in Berlin and Hong Kong. In 2023, he moved to PwC Legal. Tobias Koppmann studied law in Bayreuth and Passau. He received his doctorate (Dr. iur.) from Humboldt University in Berlin and completed his legal clerkship (Referendariat) in Nuremberg, Frankfurt a.M. and Melbourne. He regularly publishes on corporate law topics.


  • Member of the Association for Corporate and Company Law (VGR)
  • Since 2023: PwC Legal, Munich
  • Until 2022: Partner at McDermott Will & Emery Attorneys at Law Tax Advisors LLP, Munich
  • Until 2018: Associate Partner at Noerr LLP
  • Until 2013: European Counsel at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP, Munich, Hong Kong
  • Until 2004: Legal clerkship (Referendariat), Higher Regional Court District Nuremberg, Frankfurt a.M., Melbourne
  • Until 2002: Studies of law, Passau, Bayreuth (business lawyer (Wirtschaftsjurist) Univ. Bayreuth)
  • Clean Exit - wishful thinking or buyer's nightmare? Recent market trends and practical recommendations for sellers and buyers, in: M&A Review, 9/2021
  • Judgment notes on the decision of the Higher Regional Court Stuttgart dated 24 October 2011 - 2 Ss 65/11, Market manipulation through coordinated buy and sell offers - Violations of the WpHG, in: ZHW, 1/2012, 27, 28.
  • Art. 4 to 7 (together with Dr. Walter Henle) in Veranneman/Jaletzke, Financial Market Stabilization Act: FMStG, Commentary, C.H. Beck Verlag 2009.
  • The Special Security of the Pfandbrief in the Insolvency of the Pfandbrief Bank, in: Wertpapiermitteilungen (WM), 7/2006, pp. 305-311
  • Covered Bonds in Germany and the United Kingdom - Pfandbriefe and UK Covered Bonds in Comparison of Law (dissertation), Schriften zum Europäischen und Internationalen Privat-, Bank- und Wirtschaftsrecht, vol. 31, 2009, de Gruyter Verlag
  • Handelsblatt/Best Lawyers 2020-2023 Germany: Leading Lawyer for Corporate Law
  • The Legal 500 EMEA 2021