Dr. Michael Frühmorgen


Phone: +49 711 18 76 189


Certified specialist lawyer for commercial and corporate law

Working from our Stuttgart law office, Dr. Frühmorgen focuses on commercial and corporate law. Specifically, he offers consulting services for business formations and restructuring, M&As, shareholder Disputes as well as in the area of corporate and asset succession.

Other focal points of Dr. Frühmorgen’s services include the consulting and representation of creditors facing crisis or insolvency of business partners, consulting corporate bodies on the avoidance of personal liability as well as consulting on the acquisition of businesses or corporate divisions during the course of insolvency proceedings (distressed M&As).

Curriculum vitae

Born in: 1976

since 2012

Partner HEUSSEN Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH in the course of the merger of Wahlert Rechtsanwälte and HEUSSEN Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft

2012 - 2014

Lecturer at Nürtingen-Geislingen University (HfWU), Germany (lectureship in corporate and capital law, business law studies / lecturer in Master’s course study program in corporate restructuring and insolvency management (LL.M.), lecture on property law aspect of collateral security (“Sachenrecht – Recht der dinglichen Sicherheiten”)

since 2010

Specialist for Commercial and Corporate Law

2009 - 2019

Associate Lecturer at the University of Cooperative Education (Duale Hochschule) Baden-Württemberg, Stuttgart

2008 - 2012

WAHLERT Rechtsanwälte, Stuttgart

2006 - 2008

Attorney at a leading insolvency law firm in Germany

2004 - 2006

Conferral of a doctorate, supervisor: Prof. Dr. M. Ronellenfitsch, University of Tübingen

2002 - 2004

Legal clerkship at renowned law firms in Tübingen, Stuttgart and New York City

1998 - 2003

Member of Research Staff of Prof. Dr. K.-H. Kästner, University of Tübingen

1997 - 2002

Law School University Tübingen, Practical Legal Training at the German Embassy, Washington D.C., USA

Statement of experience

  • Corporate law, M&As
  • Commercial law
  • Insolvency law


  • German Lawyers’ Association, Stuttgart
  • Commercial & Corporate Law Section (ARGE) of the German Lawyers Association


Services for the public and competition according to the German telecommunication act – Analysis of continuity and change of governmental responsibility for telecommunication under specific consideration of the telecommunication act reform of 2004, , Schriftenreihe zum Kommunikations- und Medienrecht, 5th edition, Dr. Kovac Publishings, Hamburg, 2007

  • Mehrfache Auszeichnung in der Referenzpublikation JUVE-Handbuch „Wirtschaftskanzleien in Deutschland“ (Ausgabe 2022/2023, 2021/2022, 2020/2021, 2019/20, 2018/19, 2017/18, 2016/17, 2015/16, 2014/15 und 2013/14): Dr. Michael Frühmorgen zählt zu den „häufig empfohlenen Anwälten“.
  • Die internationale Referenzpublikation „The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa 2014“ zeichnet Dr. Michael Frühmorgen als „Recommended Lawyer“ aus.


HEUSSEN Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH
Seidenstraße 19
70174 Stuttgart
Deutschland (Germany)
  Location details

Foreign languages: German, English

Practice groups:
Insolvency Law
Corporate & Asset Succession/Foundations