Dr. Martin Starck

Of Counsel


Head of the legal department of SüdwestLB in Stuttgart (1989–1993); department head in the corporate customer business of SüdwestLB (1993–1995); managing director of SüdLeasing (1995–2006); CEO of LBBW-Leasing-Holding (2006–2016); board member of the Federal Society of German Leasing Companies (2009–2016); board member of Leaseurope (2010–2016).


  • University of Mannheim (First State Examination 1980)
  • Dr. iur. 1982 (Scholarship holder from the German Academic Scholarship Foundation)
  • Legal clerkship in the district of the Higher Regional Court Karlsruhe (Second State Examination 1984)
  • Hagen Open University (basic studies in Business Economics, an additional course of studies parallel with work)
  • Admitted 2016


German, English

Doctoral thesis

„Leistungspflichten und betriebliche Mitbestimmung“, Schriften zum Sozial- und
Arbeitsrecht Band 67, Berlin 1983

  • ESG-Based Learning (FLF Finanzierung Leasing Factoring 1/2023, S. 15-17)
  • Corona – was kommt danach? (FLF Finanzierung Leasing Factoring 1/2022, S. 15-17)
  • Ökonomische Auswirkungen der Pandemie (FLF Finanzierung Leasing Factoring 1/2021, S. 33-34)
  • Leasing in Zeiten von Nachhaltigkeit und Sharing Economy (FLF Finanzierung Leasing Factoring 2/2020, S. 61-62)
  • Digitalisierung in der Leasing-Branche (FLF Finanzierung Leasing Factoring 1/2019, S. 26-27)
  • Risikogewichte und Restwertprognosen im Leasing-Geschäft (FLF Finanzierung Leasing Factoring 1/2018, S. 30-32)
  • Gestaltungsspielräume unter dem neuen Leasing-Standard IFRS 16 (FLF Finanzierung Leasing Factoring 2/2017, S. 60-63)
  • Förderverein des Leasinginstituts der Universität Köln
  • Rotary Club Mannheim-Friedrichsburg
  • Redaktionsbeirat der Zeitschrift Finanzierung-Leasing-Factoring (FLF)

Stuttgart office

Assistant: Ms. Krauß
Telephone +49 711 601708-58
Fax +49 711 601708-61

Areas of activity

Legal advice and representation in the areas of leasing, financing and factoring including financial regulation