Dr. Friederike Eßbach | Munich | Hogan Lovells

Dr. Friederike Eßbach

Senior Associate


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Essbach Friederike

Dr. Friederike Eßbach
Essbach Friederike
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Friederike Eßbach advises clients in the area of investigations, white collar and fraud. Her main focus lies in fact-finding, dawn raid support and project management of international compliance investigations. Friederike mainly advises clients from the automotive and transportation sectors.

During her legal training at the Higher Regional Court of Dresden, Friederike worked, inter alia, at the public prosecutor's office as well as for an international law firm in Singapore. She has assisted various clients on large scale international compliance cases, including dawn raid support, interviews and project management.

Representative experience

Advising a leading German manufacturer from the transportation industry in conducting an internal investigation relating to potential bribery and anti-trust-violations.
Advising various major companies from the automotive industry on compliance topics and large scale internal investigations (DAX 30 and Fortune 500).


  • Second State Exam in Law, Higher Regional Court of Dresden, 2016
  • Dr. iur., Leipzig University, 2015
  • First State Exam in Law, Leipzig University, 2011