Sven Tischendorf

Dr. Sven Tischendorf, MBA


  • University of Hamburg (1986-1990)
  • Nuremberg Regional Court (1991-1993)
  • Assistant to the Board of Directors of a major German bank (1994)
  • Corporate and M&A practice of Wessing Berenberg-Gossler Zimmermann Lange (meanwhile Taylor Wessing), Frankfurt (1994-1996)
  • Corporate and M&A practice of Clifford Chance, Frankfurt (1996-1997)
  • Partner and responsible for the M&A, corporate, turnaround and restructuring sectors of Wessing (meanwhile Taylor Wessing), Frankfurt (1997-1999)
  • Founding partner of AC Tischendorf Rechtsanwaelte (since 2000)
  • Specialist Attorney in Employment Law (since 1997)
  • Specialist Attorney in Tax Law (since 2002)
  • Specialist Attorney in Commercial and Corporate Law (since 2010)
  • Master of Business Administration (since 2012)
  • Lecturer on MBA programme „Master of Mergers & Acquisitions” at the renowned Frankfurt School of Finance and Management (since 2013)
  • Regular speaker for prestigious seminar organisers on the topics of M&A, restructuring and executive advice (since 1997)
  • Client Member of various supervisory boards of German and Swiss corporates
  • Listed in “Best Lawyers Germany” (Ranking Finance Law Handelsblatt/Best Lawyers)

Preferred Practice Areas:

  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Corporate reorganisations
  • Turnaround projects and restructurings
  • Insolvency proceedings
  • Private equity
  • Financing
  • Employment law


Client Member of:

  • The American Chamber of Commerce in Germany



  • German
  • English
  • French
  • Russian


AC Tischendorf
tel:+49 69 24 70 97 0

Practice Areas

Advertising, Anti-Bribery and Corruption, Antitrust/competition, Asset Management, Banking and Finance, Capital Markets, Corporate and M&A, Corporate Governance and Compliance, Criminal Defence/Anti-Bribery, Data Protection/Safe Harbor, Employment and Benefits, Financial Services Regulation and Investigations, Intellectual Property, Litigation, arbitration and dispute resolution, Real Estate, Restructuring, Tax, Trade Practices, Outsourcing, IT/Data protection, and Trust Solutions/Restructuring investors

Business Sectors

Financial Institutions, Hotels and Leisure, Industrial and Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Transport, Life Sciences, Media, Private Equity, Real Estate, Retail and Consumer Goods, Telecommunications, and Technology