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The law firm Dr. Velke was founded in April 2016 by Dr. Anouschka Velke. It provides legal advice in all matters of white collar and tax crime. Private individuals as well as companies in need of support concerning criminal law questions count among its clients.

The focus of its legal advice is the defense against criminal accusations as well as the support of companies in the case of punishable behaviour of their employees, especially to avoid a loss of reputation or a profit skimming.


The focus of the law firm Dr. Velke is to lead its clients efficiently and without reputation damage out of a criminal proceeding. A trusting client-lawyer relationship is as indispensable as the realistic evaluation of the accusation.

For the development of a legal defense strategy juridical expertise and psychological sensitiveness in dealing with the investigating authorities is required.

The highest priority is to achieve the best result for the clients and to settle the proceeding as quickly and silently as possible.


If necessary, other experts will be involved to successfully defend against the accusation at hand.

The law firm Dr. Velke has trusted long-term relationships to numerous specialists such as tax advisors and lawyers that the firm can recommend to its clients in case of need.

Anouschka Velke


Dr. Anouschka Velke was born in France and grew up in Germany. Already during her juridical studies at Johann-Wolfgang-von-Goethe-University in Frankfurt, she focused on criminal law. After her studies, she did a doctorate on a criminal trial-juridical subject.

In 2004 Dr. Velke was admitted as a lawyer. In 2007, she was appointed as a specialist lawyer for criminal law and graduated the LL.M. program for white-collar crime at the University of Osnabruck.

Dr. Anouschka Velke started her professional career in 2004 at the highly recommended law firm for white collar and tax crime Prof. Dr. Hamm and partner.

From 2007 she belonged to the renowned law firm Dr. Dörr and colleagues. From 2011 until 2016, she headed the department for white collar and tax crime at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) in Frankfurt. Having more than 14 years of experience, she founded the law firm Dr. Velke in April 2016.

In 2016 Dr. Anouschka Velke was included in the Eighth Edition of The Best Lawyers® in Germany in the practice area of Criminal Defense.



The law firm Dr. Velke advices in all areas of commercial and tax criminal law. It represents private individuals as well as companies and becomes active in all stages of criminal and administrative offence proceedings.


Kanzlei Dr. Velke
Lighttower, 7th floor
Hanauer Landstraße 126-128
60314 Frankfurt am Main
Tel.: +49 (0) 69 153 240 260
Fax: +49 (0) 69 153 240 269
The office of the law firm Dr. Velke is located in the Lighttower, Frankfurt, next to the European Central Bank (EZB).
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