Dr. Mirjam Escher, LL.M.


Dr. Mirjam Escher advises national and international clients on disputes in the field of commercial law.

The focus of her work is, in particular, in the areas of directors’ and officers’ liability as well as banking and capital market law.


  • Since April 2022 Partner, Schmitz & Partner Rechtsanwälte
  • 2022 Doctorate (Dr. jur.), Universität Heidelberg
  • 2020 LL.M., Columbia University, School of Law, USA
  • 2019 Attorney, Schmitz & Partner Rechtsanwälte
  • 2019 Admission to the German Bar as Attorney at Law
  • 2019 Second State Exam, Frankfurt am Main
  • 2018 Research assistant, Schmitz & Partner Rechtsanwälte
  • 2014 First State Exam, Heidelberg

Dr. Mirjam Escher has been recognized by Handelsblatt & Best Lawyers among the “Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in Germany“ in the field of “Dispute Resolution“ (2024).