Dr Philipp Elixmann

Associate | Corporate | Lawyer since 2021

Phone: +49 211 20052-260
Fax: +49 211 20052-100
Email: p.elixmann(at)glademichelwirtz.com

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Short Profile

Philipp Elixmann is an Associate at GLADE MICHEL WIRTZ and works with the CORPORATE practice. He advises on General Company Law, Capital Markets Law and Transaction Business. 

Philipp Elixmann studied law at the University of Muenster. In this context, he also completed a foreign law program in Anglo-American Law. After completing his First Legal Exam in 2015, he worked for several years as a research assistant in the corporate team of a leading international law firm in Duesseldorf and obtained his doctoral degree from the University of Osnabrueck on a topic regarding German Takeover Law. 

During his legal clerkship, Philipp Elixmann inter alia spent time at the German Embassy Nur-Sultan (Kazakhstan) an in an Insolvency and Corporate Law Senate of the Higher Regional Court of Hamm. He passed the Second Legal Exam in 2020.

Besides his native German, Philipp Elixmann fluently speaks English. Philipp Elixmann spends his leisure time with family and friends and does sports.


Experience and Matters

  • Mercedes-Benz Group AG (former Daimler AG): Advice on the separation of the commercial vehicle business from the Daimler Group through the spin-off of a majority shareholding in Daimler Truck AG (Project Focus 2021)
  • Mercedes-Benz Group AG (former Daimler AG) re defense against investor lawsuits in relation to Diesel exhaust emissions
  • Daimler Truck: Ongoing advice on corporate law
  • Franz Haniel & Cie. GmbH: Ongoing advice on corporate law
  • RHÖN-KLINIKUM Aktiengesellschaft: Ongoing advice on corporate law


  • Elixmann, Die Behandlung von Wandelanleihen bei öffentlichen Übernahmen, Dissertation, 2021