Prof. Dr. Alexander Liegl

Rechtsanwalt, Head Munich Office
Practice Group Intellectual Property & Media
Practice Group Corporate/Mergers & Acquisitions

Alexander Liegl acts for companies and financial investors on – mostly cross-border – M&A transactions and corporate reorganizations. He advises on the acquisition, sale and structuring of corporate participation as well as inheritance disputes. In media/sports Alexander Liegl ranks among the most distinguished media and sports/sponsoring legal experts. His practice includes advising sponsors on major international sport events as the Olympic Summer and Winter Games, the Football World Cups and Formula 1 as well as on basketball and the German Football League.


  • Mergers & Acquisition
  • Corporate law
  • Law of succession
  • Media law
  • Sports law


  • Studied law at the University of Munich
  • Managing Director Sport Kirch Media, Munich
  • Honorary professor at the Technische Universität München, Corporate Law/Media
  • Arbitrator at the German Sports Arbitration Tribunal of the DIS
    Experience abroad:
  • Director 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)
  • With Noerr since 1989
  • Admitted at the Munich Chamber of Lawyers