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Dr. Matthias Tratt

+49 (711) 60187-266

Dr. Matthias Tratt is team member of the corporate law team awarded by JUVE.

Matthias Tratt grew up in the Bavarian part of the Rhön area und studied in Freiburg im Breisgau. As academic assistant at the Chair for Comparison of Civil Laws at the University of Freiburg he worked in the civil law basic principles research area. He obtained his doctorate with a thesis comparing German and English unjust enrichment and insolvency law. During that time Matthias Tratt also worked in teaching at the University of Freiburg and in particular prepared students there as part of the project “Klausurenklinik” (examination clinic) for the first legal state exam.

Languages: English


Matthias Tratt mainly advises on corporate law and M&A. Having commenced in a boutique law firm in Stuttgart, he specialised in corporate law, restructuring, corporate transactions and succession design in major medium-sized family companies. He advises both on corporate law and partnership law as well as on company sales. He has contributed to publications and published his own contributions on corporate law.

Expertise areas


  • Admitted as lawyer since

  • Doctorate

  • Academic assistant at the Institute for Foreign and International Private Law, Sec. 1, of the University of Freiburg (Prof. Dr. Sonja Meier LL.M.)

  • Academic assistant at the Institute for Commercial, Employment and Social Law of the University of Freiburg (Prof. Dr. Katharina von Koppenfels-Spies)

  • Studies in Freiburg