Hannes Lubitzsch , LL.M.

Associated Partner
Practice Group Corporate/Mergers & Acquisitions
Practice Group Compliance & Investigations

Hannes Lubitzsch heads the compliance practice of Noerr Moscow. He advises international clients on compliance management systems for Russia, internal investigations in Russian organizations and compliance questions arising from Russia-related transactions or Russian day-to-day operations.

In addition, he frequently advises on M&A transactions relating to Russia, joint ventures of foreign investors with Russian partners and cross-border corporate law issues.

Since October 2017, he also performs the functions of the independent external Ethics Officer of the Russian Anti-Doping Agency RUSADA.


  • Compliance
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Corporate Law


  • Legal studies at University of Constance (Germany)
  • Postgraduate studies at University of Aberdeen (UK)
  • Many years with major international law firms in Moscow
  • With Noerr since 2011

Selected Publications

  • Russia Corporate ABC Report for 2017, at: noerr.com, 04/2018
  • Global Legal Insights to: Bribery & Corruption, Chapter on Russia, Fifth edition, 2018
  • Anti-Corruption & Bribery in Russia, in: Lexology Navigator, 12/2017
  • Joint Ventures Global Guide by Thomson Reuters, Chapter on Russian Federation, 09/2017
  • Corporate Corruption Report Russia 2016, in: Lexology Navigator 04/2017
  • Russland - Korruption in Unternehmen 2016, at: noerr.com, 04/2017
  • Russian Counter Sanctions: Currently No Draft Law for Expropriation of Foreign Companies Assets, at: noerr.com, 12/2014
  • Changes to Corporate Legislation Amend Protection of Creditors' Rights, in: ILO, Company and Commercial - Russia, 01/2012
  • New Rules for Capital Reduction of LLC, in: OWC German-Russian Economic Annual 2011/2012