Commercial and distribution law.

BROCK MÜLLER ZIEGENBEIN’s clients in the area of commercial and distribution law are primarily industrial and commercial enterprises. We draft and review contracts in the area of commercial agency, authorised dealer law and franchise and licensing law, taking into account the provisions of European law, particularly with regard to antitrust matters. We represent and advise German and foreign manufacturers and authorised dealers in connection with compensation claims from commercial agents or authorised dealers following the end of contractual relationships. In addition, we draw up terms and conditions which are tailored to the needs of the specific company.


Dr. Sebastian Scholz

Secretary’s Office:
Birthe Rademacher
+49 451 70289-40

born 1986, university studies in Würzburg, postgraduate judicial service training in Würzburg, admitted as attorney in 2016

Specialisation: Trade and corporate law, general business law

After completing his degree course, Dr Scholz was a research associate to Prof. Dr Ralf P. Schenke at the Department of Public Law, German, European and International Tax Law at the Julius-Maximilian University of Würzburg from 2011 to 2016. In 2015, he was awarded a doctorate in corporate tax law by the Graduate School of Law, Economics and Society (GSLES) at the University of Würzburg.

Dr Scholz’s main specialisation covers trade and corporate law, which primarily involves advising and representing small and medium-sized enterprises, their shareholders and executive bodies on all matters of corporate law. His work concentrates on the drafting of managing director service agreements and company agreements alongside extrajudicial advice and representation in court, and includes litigation in shareholders’ disputes. Other specialisations focus on providing advice on company formation, change of legal form, and acquisition or disposal of companies and company holdings.

Memberships: Academic Association for Corporate and Company Law (VGR) e.V.; working group for trade and corporate law at the German Bar Association; Juristen ALUMNI Würzburg e.V. [Law Alumni of the University of Würzburg e.V.]

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