Julian von Ilsemann

Partner Corporate and Commercial

T+49 (0)40 350 194-45
M+49 (0)151 538 504 99
F+49 (0)40 350 194-100

Julian von Ilsemann advices national and international firms in questions of commercial- and corporate law. 

Within the field of corporate law, Julian von Ilsemann renders legal advice to partnerships and corporations as well as to executive boards and supervisory boards of German public limited companies and stock corporations, particularly with regard to corporate actions, the preparation and realization of general assemblies, restructuring, M&A transactions and, generally, in all questions of capital market law. He provides an extensive experience out of numerous international M&A transactions, especially of private equity investments and in the field of renewable energies. Moreover, he consults during the foundation (start-ups) and reorganization of corporations and manages their structuring. 

In addition, Julian von Ilsemann has gained a profound expertise in Corporate Litigation with regard to enforcement and resolution of actions for annulment or voidance and the resolution of shareholder disputes.

Within the field of commercial law, Julian von Ilsemann consults industrial companies and assists them with the drawing and negotiation of project development-related contracts. Furthermore, he represents mandates in disputes both in and outside of court. 


German, English


  • Since 2015
    Partner at Corinius LLP
  • 2012 - 2015
    Salary Partner at Corinius LLP
  • 2010 - 2012
    Senior Associate at Corinius LLP
  • 2006 - 2010
    Attorney at White&Case LLP, Hamburg, practice group M&A and Corporate Law
  • 2006
    Admission to the Bar
  • 1998 - 2003
    Academic Studies of Law at the University of Hamburg; Legal Clerkship


“Entwicklung des Freigabeverfahrens nach ARUG – Einblicke in die Praxis” (“Development of the approval process according to ARUG – insight into practical experiences”), published in: HV Magazin 3/11, p. 34 f.

 “Schadensersatz bei rechtsmissbräuchlicher Anfechtungsklage – Beschluss des BGH vom 10.08.2010” (“Compensation because of abuse of action for annulment – decision of the BGH, 10.082010 VI ZR 47/09”), published in: HV Magazin 4/2010, p. 40 f.

Country report India, Handbook Private Equity (“Länderbericht Indien, Rechtshandbuch Private Equity”), published in: Verlag C.H. Beck, Munich 2010.

Kommentierung §§ 16 – 18 des Gesetzes zur Förderung von Wagniskapitalbeteiligungen (WKBG), Kapitalbeteiligungsrecht – Kommentar zum Private-Equity-Recht:WKBG, UBGG, Risikobegrenzungsgesetz, Nebengesetzeund AIFM-Richtlinie (Commentary §§ 16 – 18 WKBG, the statute for the promotion of risky equity investments, Equity investments law (Kapitalbeteiligungsrecht) – commentary of private equity law: WKBG, UBGG, risk-limitation-statute, supplementary law and the AIFM-regulation”), published in: Schäffer-Poeschel Verlag, Stuttgart 2009. 

„Unternehmenskauf und Beteiligungen in Indien“ („Corporate aquisitions and shareholdings in India“), published in: Recht der Internationalen Wirtschaft (RIW), Frankfurt, Heft 1-2/2009