Dr. Stephan Beukelmann
Stephan studied legal science at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University in Munich from 1992 to 1996. From 1994 to 2000 he worked for the chair in criminal law, commercial law and criminal law proceedings of Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Klaus Volk at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University in Munich.
In 2000 he finished his doctorate in legal science and was awarded Dr. jur. In 2001 he was admitted to practice as a lawyer and in 2004 he was appointed a certified specialist lawyer for criminal law. Stephan is a member of the executive board of the working group criminal law of the German lawyer association. He regularly gives talks on "compliance with regard to criminal law" at further educations.
Stephan is registered in ranking lists for many years, e.g. in the JUVE guide business law firms 2019/2020 ("is on good terms with public authorities and courts", "has patience when others already wack out"). According to the business magazine "WirtschaftsWoche" he is one of the top lawyers 2020 in the category "white collar crime", according to the trade newspaper "Handelsblatt"/ BEST LAWYERS he belongs to Germany's top lawyers 2020 in the categories "corporate criminal law" and "tax law". Pursuant to the news magazine "FOCUS" he is one of Germany's top lawyers 2019 in the category "criminal law". Stephan is internationally accepted as well: According to "Chambers & Partners 2020" ("experienced in advising on cross-border proceedings") he is frequently recommended and he is registered in the reference book "Who's Who Legal Business Crime Defence 2019" in the categories "Corporates" and "Individuals" as well as in "Expert Guides - Best of the Best" in the category "White Collar Crime". According to "Who's Who Legal" Stephan belongs to the "Thought Leaders 2019" for Business Crime Defence in Germany and internationally and according to "Who's Who Legal Germany 2020" he is a "National Leader" for Business Crime Defence.