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.

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
09/2023 Award by FOCUS: Gercke Wollschläger “Top Law Firm” for Criminal Law This year, FOCUS again honors Gercke Wollschläger as a top law firm for criminal law. In addition, the magazine again ranks Prof. Dr. Björn Gercke and Dr. Andreas Grözinger among the “Top Lawyers for Criminal Law”. Honor
06/2023 Award by Handelsblatt/Best Lawyers In 2023, Handelsblatt, in cooperation with Best Lawyers, again awards Prof. Dr. Gercke, Dr. Wollschläger, Dr. Leimenstoll, Dr. Stirner, Ms. Lieb and Dr. Grözinger and for the first time also Mr. Nosthoff-Horstmann as “Best Lawyers” in the field of criminal defense. Prof. Dr. Gercke and Dr. Grözinger are also among the best lawyers in criminal tax practice. In addition, Prof. Dr. Gercke is again among the best lawyers in the field of corporate governance & compliance practice. Honor
10/2022 Top position for Gercke Wollschläger The leading German legal journal “Juve”, which compiles what is probably the most important ranking of German law firms, now lists Gercke Wollschläger in the top group in white-collar criminal law: in the area of individual defense, Gercke Wollschläger is ranked among the top five German law firms. The firm is also ranked in the area of corporate defense. Furthermore, our partner Dr. Kerstin Stirner is counted among the up-and-comers of the year in the area of white-collar criminal law.