All of our consultants are characterized by the fact that they have been or are active as entrepreneurs and on the corporate side. As a result, we understand that you need a viable solution for your task in addition to a legal assessment. We are ready to make joint decisions in dialogue with you. Our goal is to create value for you.

Thomas Hipp

+49 151 11144927


Thomas Hipp supports his clients in compliance issues such as anti-corruption, money laundering prevention and data protection as well as in trademark and competition law. In data protection, as a certified data protection officer and data protection auditor, he can draw in particular on experience from the healthcare, trade and IT sectors. After many years as managing director of a medium-sized printing, IT and communications service provider, Hipp was most recently CEO of an e-learning provider for compliance and data protection training. He is also involved in the development of various e-commerce platforms.

Rosika Lohausen-Ilse


Rosika Lohausen-Ilse advises her clients on all individual and collective employment law as well as employee data protection issues.
She has many years of experience as a corporate lawyer in major international corporations, focusing on employment law and data protection law.
Rosika Lohausen-Ilse is also a certified data protection officer and data protection auditor.
For several years, she has also been active as a lawyer in ongoing employment law consulting.

Dr. Matthias Schwara

+49 761 45891-336


Matthias Schwara advises management and boards of early-stage to fully mature public companies in matters of corporate law, M&A, financings, governance and domestic and international projects. Schwara has particular industry expertise in the fields of energy, plant construction, engineering services, real estate and IT. After practicing at a major international law firm, Schwara spent many years on the operational side in the energy sector, most recently as the CFO of a global energy group. Before serving as a founding partner of Leads Partner, he has been active in an advisory capacity to various companies and private equity investors as both, a lawyer and an entrepreneur.

Prof. Dr. Jochen Vogel

+49 211 13866-191


Jochen Vogel has been advising on restructuring/insolvency law, commercial and corporate law including M&A, contract law, data protection law as well as capital investment fraud for more than 22 years. In addition, he is regularly entrusted with trusteeships and executorships and is also a certified executor (AGT). His clients include private individuals/partners, medium-sized companies, but also corporate groups from the automotive, services, plant engineering, trade, renewable energy and TMT (telecommunications, technology and media) sectors.

Vogel can look back on various positions as entrepreneur, governing body, but also partner of a Big 4 company and is honorary professor at the Macromedia University of Applied Science.