Dr. iur. Markus H. Schneider, Attorney-at-Law - Attorney-at-Law*

Dr. iur. Markus H. Schneider


Main activities

Advice in German law, in particular, on issues in the context of commercial law and sports law; cross-border matters; EU law.


Studied law at Mainz University with 1st state examination in 1991. One-year stage in an English commercial law firm in Paris. Trainee lawyer in Wiesbaden, Frankfurt/Main and Paris, among other places. 2nd state examination in 1996. Dissertation in sports law. 1997-2003, attorney-at-law and research assistant to Prof. Dr. Nirk and Prof. Dr. Dr. Norbert Gross, attorneys-at-law at the German Federal Court of Justice in Karlsruhe. Independent attorney-at-law since 2003 and founding member of the law firm Dr. Schneider & Partner Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbB in Karlsruhe in 2011. Lecturer in sports law at University of Karlsruhe. Sports Law Officer of the German Football Association (DFB). Since 2009, additional work in Zurich at Bachmann Rechtsanwälte AG.

* Attorney-at-law and specialist in sports law and in commercial and corporate law. Admitted to the bar in Germany. Registered in the list of attorneys-at-law of the Canton of Zurich pursuant to Art. 28 BGFA (Swiss Law on the Freedom of the Lawyer Profession).


, English, German, French


, German Bar Association, Sports Law Working Group at the German Bar Association, Commercial and Corporate Law Working Group at the German Bar Association, German-French Lawyers Association