Maria Schönwiesner, LL.M. | Hamburg | Hogan Lovells

Maria Schönwiesner, LL.M.

Senior Business Lawyer Litigation, Arbitration, and Employment


German, English

Schoenwiesner Maria

Maria Schönwiesner, LL.M.
Schoenwiesner Maria
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Maria Schönwiesner supports clients in the area of investigations, white collar and fraud.

Her main focus is on handling compliance topics and internal investigations for clients from the automotive and financial sector, many of which are Fortune 500 and DAX 40 companies. She has specific expertise in fact finding measures, managing IT forensic issues as well as in the field of project management.

Before joining Hogan Lovells, Maria worked at a leading auditing and consultancy company in the area of regulatory banking.

Maria studied German and European Business Law at the University of Siegen. She also holds an LL.M. in International Economic Law from the University of Strathclyde (Glasgow, Scotland).

Representative experience

Advising a major company from the automotive industry on compliance topics and large scale internal investigations.

Advising a financial institute on conducting an investigation into potentially inappropriate behavior by employees in relation to investment strategies and risk management.


Supporting an internal investigation of a financial services company regarding money laundering allegations.

Conducting an internal investigation for a financial institution regarding possible unlawful conduct of corporate bodies and employees in relation to Cum/Ex-Investments.


  • LL.M., University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, 2014
  • LL.B., University of Siegen, 2013