Lucas Merschmöller studied law at the university of Bielefeld specializing in commercial law and completed his legal clerkship at the Higher Regional Court of Frankfurt am Main.
Between 2015 and 2018 Lucas worked as a legal support (Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter) with several international law firms in the capital markets as well as in the financing department. Prior to joining Knierim & Kollegen in 2021 Lucas worked as a lawyer in the banking and finance department of an international law firm in Frankfurt am Main advising banks and companies regarding all aspects of corporate and acquisition financing transactions.
He defends and advises individual defendants as well as companies, primarily in complex criminal law relating to business offences, but also in tax offences and general criminal law.
He is a member of the Association for Commercial Criminal Law (WisteV) and of the German Bar Association (DAV). Since 2021 Lucas is a contributor to Beck’s News Service of criminal law.