Dr. Felix Holzhäuser

Dr Felix Holzhäuser has been intensively involved in sports law for almost 20 years. He already gained extensive experience in Sports Law during his traineeship with renowned sports lawyers, as a trainee lawyer at FC Bayern Munich and with a dissertation on the licensing systems in professional sports. As a lawyer, after an excursion into trademark and competition law, he has been practising in Sports Law for almost 15 years. He has made a name for himself, among other things, in all legal aspects relating to ticketing and corresponding litigation and represents numerous clients in all legal matters in connection with major sports events. His clients – predominantly sport event organisers as well as enterprises and agencies at the fast-moving interfaces of digitalisation, marketing and sport – value his know-how in contract matters, his strategic approach, his negotiation skills and his consistently pragmatic and solution-oriented approaches together with swift and reliable advice. He is chairman of the Sports Law Committee of the Munich Bar Society (Fachausschuss Sportrecht der Rechtsanwaltskammer München) and a member of various sports law organisation, including the German Association for Sports Law (Deutsche Vereinigung für Sportrecht e.V.) and the Sports Law Working Group of the German Lawyers‘ Association (DAV). Felix Holzhäuser is also a Specialist Lawyer for Sports Law (Fachanwalt für Sportrecht).

  • Since 2015 Partner at Lentze Stopper Rechtsanwälte
  • 2013 Associate Partner at Lentze Stopper Rechtsanwälte
  • 2010 Lawyer at Lentze Stopper Rechtsanwälte
  • 2007 to 2010 Lawyer at Bird & Bird LLP focusing on Sports Law, Competition Law and Trademark Law
  • 2005 to 2007 Traineeship at Higher Regional Court of Koblenz, in Mainz, Hong Kong and Munich
  • 2002 to 2005 Doctorate on the subject of club licensing rules within the German professional sports leagues in football, ice hockey, basketball and handball under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Ulrich Haas
  • 1998 to 2002 Law studies from the University of Mainz


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