Page 69 - ILO Client Choice Guide 2012

Basic HTML Version
ILO Client Choice Guide 2012
Rainer Birke was born in 1971. He studied German law in
Leipzig and Dresden and was admitted to the bar in 2002.
From the beginning of his career he has specialised in criminal
law and has worked in Dresden, Heidelberg and Koblenz. Since
2007 he has been a member of Wessing & Partner in Dusseldorf,
a law firm known nationally and internationally for its expertise
in white collar crime and criminal tax law, with high-profile
company mandates as well as individual defence.
Dr Birke has been a certified specialist lawyer in criminal law
since 2007. He advises international and German companies in
criminal compliance efforts and pending criminal proceedings,
as well as individuals seeking defence in German criminal
Dr Birke is fluent in German and English, and is also able
to communicate in Russian.
Wessing & Partner
Rathausufer 16-17
+49 211 168 440
+49 211 168 44444
Birke, Rainer
Wessing & Partner – Rechtsanwalt |
Winner – White Collar Crime, Germany
What clients said
“Dr Birke provides excellent, consistent service.”
“Rainer always has a great understanding of
our needs.”
“He is very good at explaining complex matters
in terms that I can grasp.”
“Rainer makes me feel like I am his most important
client, even though that might not always be the