Dr. Peter Etzbach
LL.M. (Fordham)

Corporate LawMergers & AcquisitionsCorporate InsuranceInsolvency and Restructuring

Dr. Peter Etzbach<br/>LL.M. (Fordham)


Peter Etzbach focuses his practice on the insurance and financial services industry. His transaction-based activities include advising German and international industrial enterprises as well as financial investors on cross-border M&A transactions, venture capital investments, joint venture projects and restructurings. Peter has particular expertise in corporate law, including German stock corporation law, insurance and banking supervision, finance, capital markets as well as insurance and reinsurance law.

He is head of the firm's Corporate / M&A practice and leads the Insurance and Financial Services Sector Group.



Peter Etzbach is a partner of Oppenhoff. He started his career at Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP in Frankfurt in 2002. From 2004 to 2007 he was an associate and managing associate at Linklaters Oppenhoff & Rädler/Linklaters LLP. Peter studied law at the University of Cologne (Dr. iur.) and Fordham University School of Law, New York (LL.M.). He is also admitted to the New York Bar.

He was Chair of the Committee for Insurance Supervision of the International Bar Association and is member of the Expert Group for Insurance Law of the German Bar Association.

Dr. Peter Etzbach
LL.M. (Fordham)

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