Marc Patrick
Schneider, MBA

Marc Patrick Schneider has about 15 years of experience as a lawyer. In addition to the core areas of Sports Law, he has over the years been able to specialise on advising sports associations and federations on the law of associations as well as on organisational structuring processes for sports associations, federations, clubs and so-called third-party sports organisers. Furthermore, Marc Patrick Schneider looks back on many years of expertise in the areas of Capital Markets Law and sports financing and has successfully assisted numerous sports clubs in financing projects. In addition, Marc Patrick Schneider is regarded as a proven expert in all matters relating to the horse, equestrian sports and horse husbandry. He is a member of various Sports Law organisations, including the German Association for Sports Law and the Sports Law Working Group of the German Lawyers‘ Association (DAV), and publishes frequently on his above-mentioned main practise areas.

  • Since 2021 Lecturer for sports journalism in the field of media and press law at University of Applied Management (Munich/Ismaning, Cologne and Hamburg)
  • Since May 2021 Chairman of the Competition Committee (highest court in the sports jurisdiction of the ELF) of the European League of Football (ELF)
  • Since December 2020/July 2022 Chairman of the Supervisory Board of FC Viktoria 1889 Berlin Lichterfelde-Tempelhof e.V./FC Viktoria 1889 Berlin Fußball GmbH/FC Viktoria 1889 Berlin Frauen-Fußball GmbH
  • Since 2020 Specialist Lawyer for Sports Law (Fachanwalt für Sportrecht)
  • Since 2020 Member of the Editorial Board of the sport law journal SPOPRAX – Sportrecht und E-Sportrecht in der Praxis
  • Since 2018 Lecturer for sports management und football management at University of Applied Management in Munich
  • 2015 Joining the team at Lentze Stopper Rechtsanwälte
  • 2012 Founding of his own law firm specialising in equine law, sports law and sports-related finance
  • 2006 to 2011 Lawyer at a capital-markets boutique in Frankfurt advising, among others, banks and financial services institutions on the structuring and documentation of derivatives (including a secondment to Morgan Stanley in 2009)
  • 2006 to 2008 MBA-degree in Finance Management and Finance at the University of Wales
  • Since 2006 Bar-admitted lawyer
  • 1998 to 2003 Law studies at the Universities of Mainz and Siena


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