Kanzlei für Strafrecht

Hohenstaufenring 62
50674 Köln


Beyond the work for their clients, Gercke Wollschläger actively participates in the criminal and criminal procedural discourse by means of publications, lectures, and within the scope of memberships in professional organizations, and is involved in both advanced legal education and the training of young lawyers. Currently we would like to point out the following events and dates.

12/2023 Newly published: NomosKommentar on the PUAG Prof. Dr. Juliane Hilf, Dr. Simone Kämpfer and Dr. Max Schwerdtfeger have published a commentary on the Parliamentary Investigation Committee Act (PUAG) in which Prof. Dr. Gercke and Ms. Lieb comment on the regulations on the examination of witnesses. Publication
12/2023 Criminal Law Committee of the German Federal Bar Association Our founding partner Prof. Dr. Björn Gercke has been appointed to the Criminal Law Committee of the German Federal Bar Association for a further four years. The committee, which was founded on May 27, 1947 under the name „Generalkommission zur Ausarbeitung neuer Entwürfe des Strafgesetzbuches und der Strafprozessordnung“, is – according to the formulation of the Federal Supreme Court (decision of November 7, 1960) – the permanent institution of the Federal Bar Association for dealing with all questions of criminal law and criminal procedure law, including the (then) major reform of both areas of work and professional law issues of the defense. Honor
10/2023 Once again top position for Gercke Wollschläger The JUVE ranking is an authority and the annual yardstick for commercial law firms in Germany. Gercke Wollschläger is again ranked among the leading law firms this year and, according to JUVE, plays a role in “almost all relevant proceedings”. Once again, Gercke Wollschläger is listed as a Tier 1 law firm for white-collar criminal law (individual defense) and is also counted among the up-and-coming law firms in the area of corporate defense. Honor