Uwe Bärenz

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Uwe is one of the most experienced advisors for the establishment of private equity funds in Central Europe. His clients include several of the most successful German private equity fund managers. His consulting approach aims to condense complex legal requirements into practicable concepts and to transform the conflicting interests of the parties involved into well-balanced agreements.

  • Private Funds
    • Fund Structuring
    • Fund Regulatory Law
    • Investor Advice
    • Fund Tax Law
    • Asset Management
    • Fund Economics
    • Investor Regulatory Law
    • Investment Tax Law
    • Fund Terms
    • AIFMD authorization
    • Carried Interest
    • Management Fee
    • Managed Accounts
    • Special Funds
  • Tax
    • Investment Tax Law


  • Joined POELLATH in 1999
  • Lecturer at Munich Technical University
  • Co-founder of the Hamburger Fondsgespräche (www.fondsgespraeche.de)
  • Admitted to bar in 1999
  • Studied philosophy and law in Berlin
German, English
“highly sought-after practitioner, known for his top-tier advice”
Who’s Who Legal Guide Germany
“fast, focused, pragmatic, very client-oriented”
JUVE Handbuch Wirtschaftskanzleien
“a distinguished name in the domestic market”
Who’s Who Legal Germany
“sources readily recommend [...] his practice spanning private investment and equity funds, as well as tax and regulatory matters”
Who’s Who Legal Germany
“tremendous industry knowledge spanning the full spectrum of issues relating to investment funds, pension funds and funds of funds”
Who’s Who Legal Private Funds Formation and Regulatory Guide
“stands out as an authority on fund investment and tax regulations thanks to his significant experience in the field”
Who’s Who Legal Private Funds Formation and Regulatory Guide
“very good on international structures and institutional investors”
Who’s Who Legal Global Private Funds–Formation
Uwe Bärenz
Attorney-at-Law (Germany)