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Philipp J. Barring, German Attorney at Law
Philipp J. Barring, German Attorney at Law

Philipp J. Barring

German Attorney at Law

Philipp J. Barring works at our offices in Frankfurt/Main and Munich and specializes in corporate law, M&A/company acquisitions, litigation and compliance. His clients include medium-sized companies as well as international listed corporations. He also advises and represents private individuals and companies in all matters relating to the avoidance and defense of liability cases as well as in the defense and assertion of claims.

He focuses on the automotive, road and rail, technology, media & communications, real estate, healthcare and sports sectors.

Philipp J. Barring studied law at the University of Passau and completed his legal traineeship at the Higher Regional Court of Munich. During his studies and training, he already specialized in corporate law and litigation.

Prior to joining WINHELLER, he worked for the multidisciplinary law firms Sonntag & Partner and Crowe Kleeberg in the area of corporate law.


  • Corporate law
  • M&A transactions
  • Commercial law
  • Compliance
  • Asset succession
  • General private law
  • Procedural law
  • Transparency register


  • Advising an international company in owner control proceedings in the context of an intended acquisition of a bank in Germany (sales volume approx. EUR 550 million)
  • Advising on a share deal on the seller side in the healthcare sector (sales price approx. EUR 12 million)
  • Advising on the restructuring of a group of companies in the automotive sector (sales volume approx. EUR 2 billion)
  • Compliance advice on the implementation/revision/adjustment of compliance management systems at various medium-sized companies (sales volume approx. EUR 200 million)

Associations and Volunteering

  • Munich Bar Association


German, English, Spanish




Juve AwardLegal 500 Germany 2019
azur100: Top Employer for Lawyers 2021