Dr. Stephan M. Ebner, LL. M, Esq

Dr. Stephan M. Ebner, LL. M, Esq

Attorney-at-Law (NYS, USA)
Notary Public (NYS, USA)
Magister Legum Business Law
Magister Juris
Baccalaureus Juris

Professional background

• Law studies at the Universities of Erlangen and Hamburg
• Master of Commercial Criminal Law at the University of Osnabrück
• LL. M. program in American Law St. Louis University School of Law
• Legal clerkship at the Court of Appeal in Berlin
• Doctorate in the field of international tax law, University of Hamburg
• 2016 Admission to the bar
• Attorney-at-law in law firms in Frankfurt and Munich
• 2018 Admission as Attorney-at-Law in the State of New York, USA
• 2018 Admission as Notary Public

Professional activity

In addition to his admission as a lawyer, Dr. Stephan Ebner is also admitted as an Attorney-at-Law in the United States, specifically in the State of New York. In the context of his law dissertation, Dr. Ebner dealt with questions of international tax law in the relationship between the USA, England and Germany. In particular, Dr. Ebner's experience abroad has been of benefit in the corporate sector with regard to legal issues such as the avoidance of liability for managing directors, board members and supervisory board members in an international context.

Spectrum of International Law

  • Company formation abroad
  • Corporate support for foreign companies
  • Drafting of contracts in an international context
  • INCOTERMS, UN sales law
  • Consulting in the context of BREXIT
  • In-house trainings and business seminars on international law

Spectrum of Commercial and Corporate Law

  • Advice on choosing the appropriate legal form for a company and preparation of partnership agreements
  • Advice before shareholders' meetings
  • Restructuring and transformation of companies
  • Change of shareholders and partners
  • Succession planning
  • Acquisition and sale of companies
  • Provision for the entrepreneur
  • Asset protection for companies and entrepreneurs (preventive and in crisis)
  • Entrepreneur's wills
  • Contracts with business partners
  • Commercial agency contracts
  • Contracts of purchase and sale of goods
  • Preparation and review of general terms and conditions of sale and purchase
  • Execution of wills in the company
  • Establishment of foundations

Spectrum of Mergers & Acquisitions

  • Cross-border corporate transactions
  • Mid-cap transactions for medium-sized companies and corporate groups
  • Conducting and accompanying negotiations for the purchase or sale of a company
  • Distressed M&A
  • Support in the establishment of (cross-border) joint ventures
  • Post-Closing Services
  • Management Buy-In/Out
  • Private Equity
  • Real estate transactions in Germany and abroad

Spectrum of Conflict Resolution: International Arbitration

  • Activity as an arbitrator, chairman of the arbitral tribunal and sole arbitrator
  • Out-of-court (ADR) and in arbitration courts
  • Proceedings under or in: ICC, DIS, SCC, KCAB, CEAC, RUCIP, ICSID, Stockholm, UNCITRAL/PCA, CEPANI, GMAA, Chambers of Commerce and Ad hoc
  • Investment arbitration