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Dr. Richard Raoul Stefanink

Associate
Baker & McKenzie Partnerschaft von Rechtsanwälten und Steuerberatern mbB

Biography

Dr. Richard Raoul Stefanink is an associate in Baker McKenzie's Dusseldorf office and a member of the Corporate/ M&A Practice Group. Before joining the Firm in 2019, Richard worked as a lawyer in the areas corporate law/M&A, corporate re-structuring and insolvency law. During his legal clerkship and studies, he worked for other international law-firms in the areas of corporate/M&A as well as for the German Embassy in Paris. Richard regularly publishes articles on corporate and insolvency law issues in German law reviews.

Practice Focus

Richard focuses his practice on domestic and cross-boarder M&A transactions as well as general corporate law matters and management-liability. He also advises on insolvency law, including insolvency contesting and recapitalization/reorganization.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • German Bar Association - Member

Admissions

  • Germany (2016)

Education

  • Higher Regional Court of Hamm (Assessor Exam) (2016)
  • University of Dusseldorf (Dr. jur.) (2015)
  • University of Bielefeld (Referendar Exam) (2013)

Languages

  • English
  • French
  • German

Publications

  • Co-Author ( with Jan-Henric M. Punte), "Die Nutzung eines virtuellen Datenraums als Medium zum Austausch von Informationen zwischen Vorstand und Aufsichtsrat," ZIP, 2019, S. 2096, Heft 44

  • Author, "Zur Schlechterstellung der Insolvenzgläubiger durch Abschluss einer erfolgsabhängigen Honorarvereinbarung mit dem organschaftlichen Vertreter des Schuldnerunternehmens (Anm. zu LG Münster, Beschl. v. 27.06.2019 – 5 T 378/19)," EWiR 22/19, S. 695

  • Author, "Vorsatzanfechtung von Rechtsanwalts- und Steuerberaterhonoraren bei der Beratung von Unternehmen in der Krise," ZIP, 2019, 1557

  • Co-Author (with Jan-Henric M. Punte), "Die Entlastung verstorbener Vorstands- und Aufsichtsratsmitglieder einer Aktiengesellschaft," NZG, 2019, 575

  • Co-Author (with Jan-Henric M. Punte), "Die Einziehung eines Geschäftsanteils in der GmbH," GWR, 2018, 425