Dr. Michael Weigel

Dispute Resolution – Litigation – Arbitration Proceedings

Dr. Michael Weigel


Michael Weigel has represented German and international clients in complex arbitration and state court disputes in all areas of commercial law for over 30 years. His clients include business enterprises as well as financial service providers and professional service firms. In recent years, he has focused in particular on civil litigation in the wake of major white-collar crimes and professional liability matters.

He is listed in the branch handbooks Best Lawyers, Chambers, JUVE, Legal 500 and in the kanzleimonitor.de survey as a leading lawyer in the field of dispute resolution

Michael Weigel has been a member of the Board of the Frankfurt Bar Association for many years, a member of the representative assembly of the lawyers‘ pension scheme „Versorgungswerk der Rechtsanwälte“ in Hesse and Chairman of the ZPO/GVG Committee of the German Federal Bar Association.


Michael Weigel has been a partner at Oppenhoff since 2021. Prior thereto, he was a partner at a US law firm for 13 years and since 1989 has worked at Oppenhoff’s predecessor firms, most recently Linklaters. He studied law at the University of Frankfurt am Main.


Dr. Michael Weigel


German, English

Bockenheimer Landstraße 2-4
60306 Frankfurt am Main
T +49 (0) 69 707968 219
M +49 172 2901 218