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Both partners of the law firm are ranked among the current 13th Edition of Best Lawyers in Germany 2022. The renowned ranking of the US publisher “Best Lawyers” is published annually. Dr. Nikolaos Gazeas is awarded in the field of Criminal Defense/White-Collar Crime, Dr. Lutz Nepomuck in the field of Corporate Governance & Compliance.


Both partners of the law firm are ranked among the Best Lawyers in Germany 2022 in the renowned ranking of the US publisher “Best Lawyers”, which is published annually in cooperation with the Handelsblatt, Germanys most reputable daily economic newspaper. Dr. Nikolaos Gazeas and Dr. Lutz Nepomuck are awarded in the field of Criminal Defense/White-Collar Crime, Dr. Lutz Nepomuck additionally in the field of Corporate Governance & Compliance.

The current Handelsblatt ranking is based on the 14th edition of the Best-Lawyers-Rating for Germany. The US publisher Best Lawyers is the world’s oldest and one of the most renowned publishers for such lawyer rankings worldwide. In Germany, it determines the most renowned legal advisors in an extensive peer-to-peer process exclusively for the Handelsblatt. In this procedure, lawyers are asked which competitors they recommend. The list of the best lawyers is published annually at the end of June exclusively in the German Handelsblatt.

The Best Lawyer Ranking 2022 can be found here.


GAZEAS NEPOMUCK has been named a TOP law firm for white-collar criminal cases in 2020, 2021 and 2022 by the business magazine WirtschaftsWoche. Both partners of the firm have additionally been awarded as TOP lawyers for white-collar crime cases in 2021 and 2022, Dr. Nepomuck also already in 2020.

The business magazine Wirtschaftswoche selects the most renowned law firms and attorneys in the field of white-collar criminal law each year.

You can find further information here.


GAZEAS NEPOMUCK has been named one of the Best Corporate Law Firms 2020, 2021 and 2022 by the business magazine brand eins (“Best Corporate Law Firms 2020“, “Best Corporate Law Firms 2021“ and „Best Corporate Law Firms 2022“). On the list of the best law firms our law firm is listed repeatedly as one of the best law firms in Germany in the category of white collar crime.

The business magazine brand eins, in cooperation with statista, determines every year the best commercial law firms in Germany.

You can find further information here, the list of the best corporate law firms 2022 here.

GAZEAS NEPOMUCK has been recognised by FOCUS magazine as one of Germany’s leading commercial law firms in the field of commercial criminal law in the years 2020, 2021 and 2022 (“TOP Commercial Law Firm 2022“).

The two name partners of the law firm, Dr. Nikolaos Gazeas as well as Dr. Lutz Nepomuck are additionally awarded by FOCUS magazine as “TOP Lawyers 2022” in the legal field of criminal law (FOCUS special issue “Ihr Recht 2022” in issue 37/2022 of FOCUS magazine).

Every year, the German FOCUS magazine determines – this year for the 10th time – the most renowned commercial law firms and lawyers in Germany in 12 areas of law.

Further information can be found here.

GAZEAS NEPOMUCK is repeatedly recommended in the leading German Commercial handbook JUVE-Handbuch Wirtschaftskanzleien as a law firm for white-collar crime (advising/defending individuals).

The JUVE Handbook 2019/2020 assessment states, inter alia: “The firm, which exists since 2018, has built up a very good reputation within a very short time, especially among civil law firms. However, competitors in white-collar crime law also pay tribute to the young unit.” GAZEAS NEPOMUCK is the only law firm in Germany to be mentioned in the entire handbook with a focus on mutual legal assistance in criminal matters in addition to individual defence.

The current JUVE Handbook 2020/2021 states, among other things: The “firm has quickly established itself in white-collar crime individual defence”.