Lawyer & Notary



After completing his studies in Germany, the bilingually-raised Alexander O‘Connolly did a Master of Laws in the USA. He is licensed to practice as a lawyer in both Germany as well as in the State of New York, USA. He is best able to apply his knowledge and experience in advising clients on international operations and M&A transactions.

Alexander O‘Connolly also offers comprehensive support to cooperations abroad concerning their German activities, e.g. in establishing local subsidiaries and in their everyday business in Germany. His excellent language skills and his deep understanding of the Anglo-American legal systems are of exceptional value to his clients.

Curriculum Vitae

Alexander O‘Connolly graduated in Law from the University of Passau in 2000. After successfully sitting his second legal state examination in Munich in 2002, he studied for a year at the George Washington University in Washington, D.C. where, in 2003 he was granted the title Master of Laws (LL.M.). During his career in Washington D.C., which amongst others involved working for the Association of Corporate Counsel, he was admitted to the Bar by the State of New York, USA. Alexander O‘Connolly joined Kümmerlein Rechtsanwälte & Notare in 2004.

Alexander O‘Connolly‘s professional activities include sharing his expertise with clients on various aspects of commercial law, particularly with regard to conducting international business.

Alexander O‘Connolly speaks German and English.

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