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Dr Moritz Lange


The focus of Dr Moritz Lange is on individual defence briefs related to white-collar crime and tax offences as well as advisory services for and the representation of corporate clients in criminal cases, also in an international context, with an emphasis on the areas of banking, capital markets and tax criminal law (“cum/ex”, “cum/cum”, reverse market claims, etc.). Dr Lange also regularly represents clients in money laundering proceedings as well as investigative measures in connection with industrial accidents.

Having been awarded the distinction of “Rising Star” for his work in the field of white-collar crime by the publication Expert Guides in 2020, the industry already recognised Dr Lange’s abilities early in his career. The business news magazine Wirtschaftswoche lists Moritz Lange as a top criminal lawyer, the JUVE Handbook recommends him on a regular basis. What’s more, in 2023, the JUVE editorial team elected him, as one of only two criminal law experts, to the elite group of the “40 under 40”.

Curriculum vitae

  • Legal studies at the University of Tübingen with a focus on tax law
  • Doctoral thesis at Goethe University in Frankfurt am Main (“§ 266a StGB im Spannungsfeld zwischen Straf-, Arbeits- und Sozialversicherungsrecht”)
  • Lawyer at Feigen Graf since 2014
  • Salary Partner at Feigen Graf 2019
  • Partner at Feigen Graf since 2022


excellent for cum/ex. Strong communication skills
JUVE 2022/23
Dr Lange is named as a rising star for his work in White-Collar Crime
LMG Research – Expert Guides
Dr Lange ranks among the top 40 lawyers under 40 in Germany.
JUVE 2023
one of Germany’s “best lawyers” in the area of commercial criminal law
Handelsblatt 2023
one of Germany’s top lawyers
WirtschaftsWoche 2023
Moritz Lange excels in the area of banking, capital markets and tax criminal law
Legal 500

Areas of Practice

Criminal employment law

Capital markets criminal law

Tax criminal law

Antitrust criminal law

Banking criminal law

Criminal law on corruption

Environmental criminal law

Administrative offence proceedings

Cum/ex, ADR and RMC proceedings

Medical criminal law

Embezzlement proceedings

Selected Publications

Comment on Nuremberg-Fürth Regional Court, decision of 28 March 2024 – 12 KLs 504 Js 1820/21 – On the status of employees within the meaning of Section 7 SGB IV of personally liable partners of partnerships with legal capacity


ZWH, 135 ff., 2024

Crypto trading in Germany – is a wave of tax convictions rolling in?


Financier Worldwide Magazine, 10/2023

Statute of Limitations for Tax Offences and Confiscation of crime Proceeds: “cum-ex trades” in Germany


Financier Worldwide Magazine, 12/2022

Comment on BayObLG, 6.7.2021 – 203 StR 270/20 – Collection for employer and employee social security contributions § 266a Abs. 1, Abs. 2 StGB


ZWH 2021, 185 ff., 2021

„Lex Cum/Ex II.“ ‒ Renewed amendment of the right of limitation and recovery


PStR 2021, 31 ff., 2021

Selected Presentations

Current issues in criminal law advice to companies

WiSteV LunchLecture, 07.06.2022

Documentation of the main hearing

Forum JUST der AG Strafrecht, 22.10.2021