Office Prof. Dr. Buchberger

Professor Buchberger has made a conscious decision to keep his team compact. The range of services he offers is extended through freelance staff and associates on call. This enables him to provide bespoke solutions which are tailored to meet specific requirements.

Team

We are pleased to introduce our team.

Professor Markus Buchberger

Lawyer - Owner
buchberger.Rechtsanwälte & buchberger.network in sports


Professor Markus Buchberger has been a lawyer since 1998, establishing the buchberger.Rechtsanwälte law firm in 2009. He has lectured in sports law at the Koblenz University of Applied Sciences / Rheinahrcampus in Remagen since 2003. Since 2012, he has managed the first German HR consultancy for professional sport, buchberger.network in sports.

Colin Rapp

Lawyer
buchberger.Rechtsanwälte


Colin Rapp has supported and represented businesses throughout Germany both in and out of court concerning matters involving employment law. This not only involved employment law affecting the individual, but also matters pertaining to collective rights and collective agreements. This experience has also served him well when representing employees. He has been working for buchberger.Rechtsanwälte since 2015.

David Meyer

Lawyer - Co-operation partner
buchberger.Rechtsanwälte


David Meyer advises and represents clients concerning all aspects of social legislation both in and out of court. He has specialised as a lawyer in social law and he handles all legal issues connected with unemployment insurance, ranging from aspects of statutory health and sickness insurance right up to statutory accident insurance. He has been working together with buchberger.Rechtsanwälte since 2009.

Ralf Lachmann

HR consultant
buchberger.network in sports


Ralf Lachmann has many years of experience as an HR consultant, in the appointment of senior management and in career coaching. He is responsible for the on-going development of the "200 in sports" pool of candidates and holds workshops on career coaching. Working together with Professor Buchberger, Ralf Lachmann manages key accounts. He has been working for buchberger-network in sports since 2012.

Christian P. Schneider

Graduate in Business Administration – Co-operation partner
buchberger.Rechtsanwälte


For over 10 years, Christian P. Schneider has been providing advice to clubs, associations, agencies and major sporting events concerning finance-related matters. This has been done by conducting market surveys, business appraisals and transactions, restructuring projects as well as through benchmark and feasibility studies. Between 2006 and 2011, the former decathlete previously was jointly responsible for sports-related business projects (including, among other places, China) conducted by international accountancy firms such as KPMG and Deloitte. Since 2017 Christian Schneider has been working together with the Prof. Dr. Buchberger practice in business-related matters, including the application of the Clubinvest analysis and investment tool and as an UPdate in sports experts.

Karin Helle

Coach - Co-operation partner
buchberger.network in sports


Initially, Karin Helle worked as a teacher after graduating in Education, Psychology and Sociology. In 1999, together with Claus-Peter Niem, she set up the Coaching for Coaches company. She works together with a large number of celebrity trainers, athletes and managers and publishes articles on the subject of character development and leadership. In addition to this, she works for the U.S. Soccer Federation in Europe. Together with Claus-Peter Niem, she has been working together with the Prof. Dr. Buchberger firm since 2004.

Claus-Peter Niem

Coach - Co-operation partner
buchberger.network in sports


In collaboration with Harin Helle, Claus-Peter set up the Coaching for Coaches company in 1999. They work together with a large number of celebrity trainers, athletes and managers and publish articles on the subject of Character Development and Leadership. Together with Karin Helle, he has been working together with the Prof. Dr. Buchberger firm since 2004.