Dr. Philipp Marx, LL.M.

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Senior Associate


Philipp is a member of the private funds practice group and advises on fund investments and fund structuring. He works with both national and international investors and advises them on investments in private equity funds and other alternative capital investment products. He has many years of experience in current market standards and negotiates on all legal, tax and economic aspects. Clients value his efficient and solution-oriented negotiation style. He benefits both from his extensive experience abroad and from the time as field hockey player on high performance level in German Bundesliga. He still likes to spend his free time participating in sports, either on Berlin’s hockey fields or jogging with colleagues through the Tiergarten park.

  • Private Funds
    • Fund Structuring
    • Fund Regulatory Law
    • Investor Advice
    • Fund Tax Law
    • Fund Terms


  • Joined POELLATH in 2014
  • Associate in an international law firm (2012-2014)
  • Admitted to bar in 2012
  • Legal Traineeship in Berlin and Nairobi (Kenya, 2010-2012)
  • Studied law at Universites of Potsdam, Paris (Diplôme d'études universitaires générales (DEUG Droit, Université Paris Ouest Nanterre La Défense, 2006), Auckland (University of Auckland, LL.M. 2017) and Chemnitz (Ph.D. 2018)
German, English, French
"sound knowledge of the market - asserts itself with an eye for the essential"
Dr. Philipp Marx, LL.M. (Auckland)
Senior Associate
Attorney-at-Law (Germany)