Dr. Holger Ellers

Baker & McKenzie Partnerschaft von Rechtsanwälten und Steuerberatern mbB


Dr. Holger Ellers joined Baker McKenzie in 2006 and is a member of the Firm’s Global Financial Restructuring & Insolvency Practice Group. He routinely advises German and international clients on all aspects of insolvency law as well as on corporate and real estate matters, including both M&A and real estate transactions. His practice also covers insolvency advisory, reorganizations and cross-border insolvencies. Dr. Ellers has completed the theoretical training required to qualify as a Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht (accredited insolvency lawyer).

Practice Focus

Dr. Ellers focuses his practice on all aspects of German and cross-border insolvency law. He regularly advises domestic and international clients with financially distressed partners in insolvency proceedings in Germany. He also represents clients in transactions involving distressed assets and distressed parties, including forced sales proceedings.

Professional Honors

  • Best Lawyers in Germany 2019 for restructuring & insolvency, Handelsblatt in cooperation with Best Lawyers, 2019


  • Germany (2006)


  • English
  • German