Marietta Lienhard | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice
 Marietta Lienhard
 Marietta Lienhard

Marietta Lienhard

Local Partner, Frankfurt

T +49 69 29994 0

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Marietta Lienhard advises domestic and foreign investment companies and financial services providers on all aspects of German investment, banking and financial services law.

In addition to executing the notification procedures for investment funds, she represents her clients concerning opportunities for marketing of alternative investments and private placements of funds and similar products, including the negotiation of distribution and portfolio management agreements as well as the legal support of marketing campaigns. Furthermore, she advises fund management companies on fund launches, restructurings, mergers as well as liquidations.

Prior to joining White & Case in July 2005, Marietta Lienhard worked in the Frankfurt office of a leading international law firm for more than 11 years.

Bars and Courts

  • Rechtsanwältin


  • Second State Exam, Higher Regional Court of Düsseldorf
  • First State Exam, Free University of Berlin


  • German
  • English



  • Marketing Rules for Funds, Long Disclosure Rules and Short Disclosure Rules in Germany, HFM Compliance Database, 2014, (co-author with Andreas Wieland et al.)
  • Germany introduces new investment fund rules, World Securities Law Report, No. 2, pp. 22–24, 2004, (co-author)
  • Exchange traded funds in Europe – legal and regulatory aspects of marketing, Euromoney Global Exchanges & Trading Handbook, pp. 19–24, 2004

Awards & Recognition

Highly Recommended Lawyer, Best Lawyers/Handelsblatt, 2015

Investment Funds

Leading Individual, Chambers Europe Germany 2013

Investment Funds

Highly Recommended Lawyer, Best Lawyers/Handelsblatt 2013

Investment Funds

Highly Recommended Lawyer, The Legal 500 EMEA 2013 Germany

Investment Funds

Highly Recommended Lawyer, Who’s Who Legal 2013

Private funds