Prof. Dr. Jens Ekkenga*

  • Legal studies at the University of Frankfurt am Main
  • Admission as a German lawyer in 1984; Chartered Accountant
  • Doctor's degree in 1989
  • Recognition as university lecturer in 1994, lecturer without tenure for the subjects Civil Law, Commercial and Corporate Law, Private International Law, Comparative Law, Employment Law
  • Professor for Civil Law, Commercial and Corporate Law at Justus Liebig Universität in Gießen since 1997 Counsel with Faegre & Benson until 2002
  • Counsel with Willkie, Farr & Gallagher, Frankfurt am Main (2002-2005)
  • Scientific advisor for Heymann & Partner since 2005


  • Corporate, banking and capital market law
  • Scientific advice and expert activities in the areas Corporate Law, Banking Law and Capital Market Law
  • Structuring of private equity transactions and restructurings


Prof. Dr. Jens Ekkenga

+49 (0)69 768 063-0


German, English


Scientific Consultant

* Not a member of the partnership

Consulting field