Alexander Welschenbach

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Attorney at Law and PartnerSpecialist lawyer for commercial and corporate law

Alexander Welschenbach advises medium-sized companies, family-run partnerships, and corporations mainly on matters of commercial law. His focus is on commercial and corporate law and insolvency law. He assists his clients in setting up companies and in the acquisition or sale of companies (M&A). In addition to the management of complex corporate transactions, Alexander Welschenbach has extensive expertise in the field of restructuring and reorganisation as well as in arrangements covered by business transformation law. He also advises medium-sized companies and their shareholders on all other legal aspects of their business operations.

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In addition, Alexander Welschenbach is active in the field of inheritance law, for instance in the structuring of corporate succession issues and the associated structuring of transfers of company shares and gifts. Furthermore, he advises on the drafting of wills, inheritance disputes, disputes over compulsory portions and inheritance tax law.

Together with Dr. Roland Steidle, Alexander Welschenbach is a founding partner of SWM Rechtsanwälte. Prior to that, he worked for two large German commercial law firms and an international law firm.

Consulting fields

Commercial and corporate law

Business start-ups


Corporate restructuring, corporate reorganisation

Business transformation law

Insolvency law

Advice for sports clubs

Inheritance law 

Inheritance tax law

Legal representation in court


Studied law at the Johann Wolfgang von Goethe University in Frankfurt/Main.

Admitted to the bar in 2004