Law firm

ILP Global Mertens Thiele is a regionally, nationwide and internationally active medium-size corporate lawfirm, which offers a comprehensive and interdisciplinary advisory service in all areas of commercial and civil law.

Essentially we turn our attention to the counselling and assistance of companies throughout their commercial and business activities at home and abroad. Besides our core competencies in the areas of corporate and commercial law, tax law, (international) contract law, competition and trade mark law, real estate law and inheritance law, we are active in all sectors of private law.  

Our client base is made up of private individuals, small and medium-size businesses as well major corporations from basically all classes of business and structured in all possible legal forms, either seated in Germany or abroad. That way we advise amongst others banks, manufacturing industry, service companies as well as private and professional persons.

Our premises are located at the very heart of Cologne, right beside the cathedral and Central Station.


Centric to our counselling activity is the enduring fulfilment of the expectations and requirements of our clients in the frame of an intensive personal contact. Thereby, for your benefit we attach great importance to a very cooperative and job-oriented teamwork with your commercial and tax advisors.

We are experts in our corresponding areas of expertise, have industry knowledge at our disposal and know from our own business activities which the items that matter in a company are.

It is our pretension not only to represent you on a case to case basis, but to participate in and ensure the lasting success of your company.

At the same time, due to our outstanding international experience and expertise, we are able to safeguard your interests throughout Europe and on a worldwide basis, if needed in cooperation with our well proven national and international partners. 

Thanks to our holistic approach we do not just achieve our specific scope of work and task, but pinpoint possibilities, chances and perspectives for a legally but also factually optimized result.

Our Team

shutterstock 107826386 1 Our internationally experienced team is ready to give you a helping hand at any time. 

Direct contact:

Tel: +49-(0)221 – 828298 10
Fax: +49-(0)221 – 828298 11