Rouven Wohlbrück | Hamburg | Hogan Lovells

Rouven Wohlbrück

Director of Investigations


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Wohlbrueck Rouven

Rouven Wohlbrück
Wohlbrueck Rouven
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Rouven Wohlbrück advises clients in the area of Investigations, White Collar and Fraud. He has specific expertise in working with clients from the technical, software and automotive sector, many of which are Fortune 500 and DAX 40 companies. 

Within internal investigations, Rouven is leading both smaller and large-scale forensic projects including data collections, forensic analysis as well as productions to authorities worldwide. He is implementing legal technology and artificial intelligence into the respective workstreams. He also focuses on handling investigations on cyber incidents and data breaches. Furthermore, Rouven has specific expertise supporting our clients during e-raids and dawn raids.

Before joining Hogan Lovells, Rouven worked for an international law firm in Moscow.

Representative experience

Advising a globally leading automotive group on internal investigations regarding product non-compliance allegations including dawn raid support and communication with authorities.

Conducting a global internal investigation and defense of a Fortune 500 company from the automotive industry and advising on various compliance topics.

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

Conducting a global internal investigation and defense of a life sciences company relating to sanctions regulations.

Advising leading companies from the automotive industry on internal investigations and compliance topics, including dawn raid support.

Advising on a compliance management system including policies and processes in connection with an M&A deal involving a life sciences company.

Advising a leading chemical company on internal investigations and audits. 

Advising a leading global automotive company on internal investigations in relation to product Compliance topics. 


  • LL.M., Hochschule Wismar, University of Applied Sciences, 2017
  • M.Sc. Economics, Plekhanov Russian University of Economics, 2017
  • LL.B., Hochschule Wismar, University of Applied Sciences, 2015
  • Deutsch-Russische Juristenvereinigung e.V. (DRJV)


Hogan Lovells Publications

July 2023