Prof. Dr. Alexander Liegl

Rechtsanwalt, Head Munich Office
Partner
Head Munich office
Practice Group Digital Business

Alexander Liegl advises listed companies, financial investors and family companies on M&A and capital markets transactions, reorganising and restructuring companies and corporate investments. He also advises on estate and succession planning matters, especially in the fields of business succession, foundations, trusts and in connection with art collections. Other key practice areas include media and sponsorship.
Alexander is a member of several supervisory boards and the director of a family trust.

Expertise

  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Corporate law
  • Law of succession
  • Media law
  • Sports law

Career

  • Studied law at the University of Munich, including Doctorate at the University of Regensburg
  • Managing director of Sport at Kirch Media, Munich
  • Honorary professor at the Technical University of Munich, Corporate Law/Media
  • Arbitrator at the German Sports Arbitration Tribunal of the Germany Arbitration Institute (DIS) Experience abroad:
  • Director of Formula One Management Ltd. and Formula One Administration Ltd. London (UK)
  • Chairman of the Administrative Board of Kirch Sport AG (Switzerland)
  • Chair of the International Sports Law practice group of the world’s largest international lawyer’s network Lex Mundi
  • Banking and legal experience in New York, Chicago and Minneapolis/St. Paul (USA); Paris (France)
  • At Noerr since 1989
  • Admitted to the Munich Chamber of Lawyers