Dr. Barbara Livonius

Dr. Barbara Livonius


Dr Barbara Livonius – born in 1966 in Frankfurt am Main – carried out her studies and was awarded her doctoral degree in Munich.  In 1993, she joined Deutsche Bank AG in Frankfurt as inhouse counsel in their central legal department, where she worked in the field of credit and insolvency law. In 1999, she became head of the legal department of Deutsche Bank 24 – later Deutsche Bank Privat- und Geschäftskunden AG. She had already become involved with criminal law issues as inhouse counsel.

In early 2004, she founded LIVONIUS Rechtsanwälte and has since worked in the field of criminal business law (white collar crime).

Main practice areas

The legal work of Dr Barbara Livonius includes both individual mandates as well as providing criminal counselling and representing companies in all traditional areas of criminal business law and criminal fiscal and tax insolvency law – also under compliance aspects.

Dr Barbara Livonius acts for various companies as a compliance officer and ombudsman, for example, Deutsche Bahn AG.

She is a member of the German Bar Association (DAV) and member of the editorial board of ZVI Zeitschrift für Verbraucher- und Privat-Insolvenzrecht (Journal for consumer and private insolvency law).