Jonathan Rüschendorf advises and represents both individuals and companies in the field of white-collar crime. He is also active in the area of internal investigations and supports his clients in compliance issues.
Jonathan Rüschendorf studied law at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University of Munich and the University of Edinburgh with a focus on business and corporate law. He completed his legal clerkship at the Düsseldorf District Court. At the Ruhr-University Bochum he is doing his doctorate on a topic of business criminal law
Prior to joining Wessing & Partner, Jonathan Rüschendorf worked as a research assistant with the same law firm. Subsequently, he started as a legal assistant in the Investigations department of the Düsseldorf office of a major German law firm. Jonathan Rüschendorf has been a lawyer with Wessing & Partner since 2018.
He advises his clients in German and English.
German Bar Association
Düsseldorf Bar Association
Wirtschaftsstrafrechtliche Vereinigung (Association for Criminal Law (Business Crimes))
Committee on Criminal Law of the German Bar Association
Forum Young Criminal Defence Lawyers (JUST)
wistra 5/2021, S. 192-193
Münchener Anwaltshandbuch Verteidigung in Wirtschafts- und Steuerstrafsachen, hrsg. v. Klaus Volk/Stephan Beukelmann, 3. Auflage 2020, S. 600-684
wistra 4/2020, S. 144-146
wistra 3/2019, S. 94-96
wistra 2/2018, S. 75-77
wistra 12/2016, S. 483-485