Dr. Markus Rübenstahl, Mag. iur.
Lawyer – Partner
Lawyer – Partner
Attorney at Law Dr. Rübenstahl has worked as a defense lawyer and in an advisory capacity in the areas of white collar crimes, criminal law and criminal tax law for over fifteen years. He began his career at a law firm which specialized in appeals of criminal cases at the Federal Court of Justice’s seat in Karlsruhe. He has also worked in large international law firms in Frankfurt, with an increasing focus on the areas of compliance and internal investigations. Between 2015 and 2017, he was a successful attorney and founding partner of a renowned boutique criminal-law firm specializing nationwide in medical, white collar, and criminal tax-law with offices in Cologne, Frankfurt am Main, and Berlin before founding the law office of Rübenstahl and Associates in 2018.
Awarded with the high quality seal “TOP LAW FIRM & TOP ATTORNEY 2019 – Compliance”
(WirtschaftsWoche 15/2019, 05.04.2019)
One of GERMANY’S BEST LAWYERS 2018 in the field of criminal tax law, honoured by the publishing Company Handelsblatt in cooperation with the US-publisher Best Lawyers.
(Handelsblatt – Deutschlands Beste Anwälte 2018)
“An attorney who comes frequently recommended for criminal tax law”
(JUVE Handbuch Wirtschaftskanzleien 2017/2018)
“An attorney who comes frequently recommended in the area of white-collar crimes (providing counsel to companies)”
Chosen by Handelsblatt and the U.S. publication Best Lawyers as one of GERMANY’S BEST LAWYERS in 2017 in the area of criminal tax-law.
(Handelsblatt – Deutschlands Beste Anwälte 2017)
“In addition to their recognized work in the area of white-collar crimes law, the highly respected criminal-tax law practice of the Cologne firm has grown in significance and increasingly raised its profile.”
“Recommended by name in the area of criminal-tax law”
(JUVE Handbuch Wirtschaftskanzleien 2016/2017)
“Professionally in the top of his field” (JUVE Handbuch Wirtschaftskanzleien 2015/2016)
“Many years of experience in the area of compliance”
“Is a recommended lawyer in the area of dispute resolution” (The Legal 500 Germany, 2014)
Languages: German, English, Italian
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Languages: German, English, Spanish
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