Dr Manuel Lorenz specialises in the fields of white collar crime, enviromental criminal law, criminal law concerning insolvency and general criminal law. He studied law at the University of Trier from 2006 to 2011 with a major in white collar crime and European and International criminal law. After his studies, he worked as an academic assistant at the chair of criminal law at the University of Trier, held by Professor Dr Mark A. Zöller. During this time, he received his doctoral degree on the subject of “Churning – The phenomenon of churning concerning capital market and stock exchange law and the sanctioning in criminal law and law on regulatory offences”.
From 2013 to 2015 he went into practical legal training within the district of the Higher Regional Court Koblenz. During his practical legal training, Manuel Lorenz already worked for DIERLAMM Rechtsanwälte. Besides this, he joined the firm Gercke & Wollschläger in Cologne to collect further experience. He also was an assistant at the chair of criminal law at the University of Trier, held by Professor Dr Mark A. Zöller and at the Institute for German and European Criminal Procedure Law and Police Law (ISP).
Manuel Lorenz is a lecturer for white collar crime and fiscal offences as well as European and international criminal law at the University of Trier. Furthermore he publishes on the topics of environmental as well as general (commercial) criminal law on a regular basis.
He is a member of the Criminal Law Section of the German Bar Association, the Association of German Defence Lawyers e.V., the Association of Hessian Defence Lawyers e.V., the Wirtschaftsstrafrechtliche Vereinigung (WisteV) e.V. and the Association to promote the Institute for German and European Criminal Procedure Law and Police Law (ISP) at the University of Trier.
Upon his admission as a lawyer in 2015, he joined the law firm DIERLAMM Rechtsanwälte as an associate and became a salary partner in 2018.