Katharina Steinbrück is an associate in the Corporate Department of Latham & Watkins’ Düsseldorf office.

Ms. Steinbrück advises German and international companies and financial investors on domestic and cross-border M&A transactions as well as on general corporate law.

She studied law at King’s College London and Humboldt University in Berlin. She also holds a doctorate from Humboldt University in Berlin with a thesis on the future of EU consumer law in the UK after Brexit.

Before joining Latham, she worked as a research assistant in the corporate/M&A department of a major law firm in Düsseldorf and gained further experience as a legal trainee at the EFTA Court in Luxembourg.

Bar Qualification

  • Rechtsanwältin (Germany)


  • Second German State Exam, Higher Regional Court, Düsseldorf, 2022
  • Dr. iur., Humboldt University, Berlin, 2021
  • First German State Exam, Humboldt University, Berlin, 2017
  • LL.B., King's College London, 2016

Languages Spoken

  • German
  • English
  • Norwegian
  • Spanish