Marlies Raschke

Rechtsanwältin (Lawyer), Partner

Restructuring & Insolvency
Mergers & Acquisitions
Energy & Infrastructure
Distressed Disputes

Marlies Raschke

Marlies Raschke is a specialist for complex transactions in the field of restructuring and insolvency. She advises on both out-of-court restructurings and insolvency proceedings. Her focus is on distressed M&A. Ms. Raschke's clients, both domestic and foreign, are primarily investors, companies in crisis situations and insolvency administrators.


  • Agricultural Bank of China: advice in connection with the insolvency proceedings of Peek & Cloppenburg KG, Duesseldorf (2023)
  • Compleo Charging Solutions AG: Advising one of Europe's leading full-service providers of charging technology for electric vehicles on the sale of its material assets to Kostal Group in the context of insolvency proceedings under receivership. (01/2023 to ongoing)
  • FRIMO GmbH, Stefan Meyer as insolvency administrator: Advising the insolvency administrator of the FRIMO Group, PLUTA partner Stefan Meyer, on an investor solution. (06/2023)
  • AURELIUS Equity Opportunities SE & Co. KGaA: Advising AURELIUS Opportunities SE & Co. KGaA on the simultaneous acquisition of the dental companies dental bauer and Pluradent (until 06/2022)
  • Cordenka self-administration: Advising the self-administration of the tire fiber manufacturer Cordenka in the investor process, in particular on the investor agreement on the insolvency plan, on the asset deal negotiated in parallel and on the energy and environmental law issues relevant to the reorganization, up to court measures in interim legal protection. (02/2022 to 10/2022)
  • J&T Banka: Advising a Czech bank on the financing and acquisition of sub-projects of the Quartier Heidestraße project in Berlin. (since 07/2022 until ongoing)
  • Westron Group: Advising the Chinese Westron Group on the financial aspects of the complex acquisition of a majority stake in Allgaier Werke GmbH. (08/2021 until 03/2023)
  • Nanogate SE: advising in the context of the self-administration proceedings on the sale of several insolvent and solvent Group companies to Techniplas Group
  • Condor Flugdienst GmbH: Advice in the context of the protective shield proceedings, in particular on the insolvency plan as well as on the entry of the Polish Aviation Group (PGL) as investor
  • Kathrein SE: on the sale of the antenna business to Ericsson
  • Family Office: Advising on the acquisition of a majority stake in Mayer-Kuvert (2018)
  • Varo Energy: Advising the Swiss group on the acquisition of the insolvent Schneider Mineralöl Meißen Group from three different insolvency administrators
  • Freistaat Sachsen: Advising the Free State of Saxony on the sale of the Dresden-based semiconductor company Zentrum Mikroelektronik Dresden AG to the American technology group Integrated Device Technology, Inc. (2015)
  • Global PVQ SE i.I. (früher Q-Cells SE): Advising the insolvency administrator Henning Schorisch on the sale of various business segments of Q-Cells SE, including the sale of their main business division to the South Korean Hanwha Group
  • Adam Opel GmbH: Advising on the restructuring of energy supplies (2011)
  • Advanced Micro Devices, Inc (AMD): Advising the US chip manufacturer on the formation of the joint venture Globalfoundries with an investment company from Abu Dhabi as well as the associated restructuring of the group
  • SOLON Investments GmbH i.I.: Advising on the restructuring of the holding companies of SOLON Investments GmbH during the commencement of insolvency proceedings and on insolvency law aspects


  • Lawyer of the Year for R&I Handelsblatt/Best Lawyers 2023
  • Lawyer of the Year for R&I Handelsblatt/Best Lawyers 2021
  • TOP lawyer 2023 for WirtschaftsWoche in the legal field of insolvency law
  • Marlies Raschke and Ingo Theusinger ‘work extremely well on liability matters’, Legal500 (2018)


Legal studies at the Universität Leipzig
Internship with major German law firm as well as with an American law firm in London (UK)
With Noerr since 2008
Admitted to the Dresden Chamber of Lawyers


  • Deutscher Anwaltverein
  • Mitglied des geschäftsführenden Ausschusses der Arbeitsgemeinschaft Insolvenzrecht & Sanierung des deutschen Anwaltvereins
  • Distressed Ladies e.V.
  • Neue Insolvenzrechtsvereinigung Deutschlands e.V.


  • Hamburger Kommentar zum Restrukturierungsrecht, 3. Auflage 2022, Raschke/Warneke, Anhang 1, Abschnitt 4. B - „Gesellschafterleistungen und Maßnahmen zur Eigenkapitalstärkung“
  • Handbuch Restrukturierung vor der Insolvenz (HRI I) 1. Auflage 2023, Pleister/Raschke, § 37 Wirkungen des bestätigten Plans sowie § 38 Planüberwachung und Planerfüllung