Dr. Karolin Hiller

Dr. Karolin Hiller

Munich, Berlin

Email [email protected]​hoganlovells.com

Phone +49 89 290 12 0 (Munich)

Fax +49 89 290 12 222

LanguagesGerman, English, Italian

Practice groupGlobal Regulatory

Karolin Hiller is part of our internationally working Health Care and Life Sciences team in Berlin, Munich and Hamburg. She advises companies from all areas of the health care sector. She is particularly experienced in advising healthcare service providers (hospitals, medical care centers, pharmacies), but also advises companies in the pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device sectors. The focus of her legal practice is on medical law, social security law, pharmacy law, including all related issues of telemedicine and general and specific data protection laws. 

Karolin provides advice to our clients on establishing business structures, drafting contractual agreements, required coordination with contractual partners, authorities and associations of healthcare service providers and also, if necessary, represents such clients in court proceedings enforcing their rights. She assists healthcare companies in identifying compliance risks when they cooperate with service providers and other third parties, as well as consults them in international transactions (mergers & acquisitions) and other complex contractual arrangements. 

Karolin already worked in other countries (Italy) during her legal training and also subsequently as attorney she always worked in an international context, including a second period abroad (in Ireland). Before joining us, she worked for an international law firm in Berlin and subsequently practiced health law at a U.S. law firm. Karolin regularly publishes articles on current topics in health law and gives talks in English and Italian language.

Awards and recognitions


“Excellent” in the category “health, pharma& biotechnology”
Leaders League’s 2019 Guide


Top law firms and attorneys of the sector medical care


Who’s Who Legal 2020 Guide

Education and admissions


Dr. iur., University of Konstanz, 2011

Italian legal clerkship, Perugia, 2011

Second State Exam in Law, Higher Regional Court of Karlsruhe, 2009

First State Exam in Law, University of Konstanz, 2007

Semester abroad, Università degli Studi di Perugia, 2004


German Association on the Laws of the Statutory Healthcare Insurance (DGfK)

German Lawyer Association – Medical Law Committee

International Association of Italian Speaking Attorneys (AIGLI)

Representative experience

Drafting of license agreements for the development and marketing of pharmaceutical products.

Advising on regulatory and commercial questions around health apps.

Regular advise of European mail order pharmacies on all correlated matters.

Assisting investor during the M&A process of company providing remote healthcare service from physicians to private companies and public entities. 

Counseling private companies investing in medical care centres, hospitals and care home facilities.

Legal advice of a  leading German hospital group company on the general structure for providing private medical operation services in the inpatient sector.

Legal and strategic advice on private company in the field of connectors licensed for use in the telematic infrastructure system.

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