Prof. Dr. Norbert Zimmermann
Notary in Düsseldorf

Since 1993


Universities of Münster (Dr. jur.), Strasbourg, Harvard Law School (LL.M.)

Professional career

Training as an attorney in New York City and Düsseldorf; Regierungsrat in the Federal Ministry of Economics in Bonn and at the EU Commission in Brussels


Co-author: Hauschild / Kallrath / Wachter, Notarial Handbook for Corporate and Business Law (section on transformation of corporate form with foreign impact); Kallmeyer, German Act on Transformation of Corporate Form; Happ, Stock Corporations Law; Seibert / Kiem, Handbook for the small AG; Beck'sches Notarial Handbook (section on matters involving foreign countries)

Teaching activity

Honorary professor at the Heinrich Heine University, Düsseldorf; various seminars on issues concerning national and international corporate law


English, French, Spanish