Attorney at law Kathie Schröder

“She understands medical reports and engine technology -
thorough and perfectionist on the one hand, hands-on on the other,
that's Kathie Schröder."

From individual defense to representation of companies to criminal law compliance, Kathie Schröder is proficient in the full range of white-collar criminal law. She is a specialist attorney for criminal law as well as a specialist attorney for medical law. Especially companies and professionals in the health care industry appreciate her competence, advice and support. 

  • study of law | Justus-Liebig-Universität Gießen
  • bar admission 2002
  • law firm Dr. Günter Dörr & Partner (GbR) in Frankfurt am Main | 2002 – 2007
  • law firm Knierim & Kollegen Rechtsanwälte in Mainz, since 2009 as a partner | 2007 – 2012
  • Schröder Rechtsanwaltskanzlei based in Frankfurt am Main | 2013
  • schröder | racky – kanzlei für wirtschaftsstrafrecht based in Frankfurt am Main | 2019

Kathie Schröder is a member of the Frankfurt Lawyer and Notary Association and is a member of the Executive Board of the German Association for Commercial Criminal Law.


Kathie Schröder was from 2008 until 2012 a permanent author of the C.H. Beck specialist service.


  • SCHRÖDER, “Tacit acceptance of a financial loss through the taking of risks in regard to the financial assets of third parties contrary to the duty of care – Distinguishing from the findings in <Kanther/ Wyrauch Judgement>”, Annotation to BGH, Ruling of 20.03.2008 – 1 StR 488/07, FD-StrafR 2008, 259986.
  • SCHRÖDER, “The concept of specific asset risk inadequately describes the criteria for  financial loss only and is thereby superfluous”, Annotation to BGH, Ruling of 18.02.2009 – 1 StR 731/08, FDStrafR 2009, 278858.
  • SCHRÖDER, “The assumption of an equal damage asset risk as a disadvantage in the manner within the meaning of a breach of trust does not contravene the constitutional requirement of certainty”, Annotation to BVerfG, Ruling of 10.03.2009 – 2 BvR 1980/07, FD-StrafR 2009, 281503.
  • SCHRÖDER, „Medical legal obligation to inform the patient encompasses in particular treatment methods that are scientifically not yet proven“
  • (“Lemon juice case”), Annotation to BGH, Ruling of 22.12.2010 – 3 StR 239/10, FD-StrafR 2011, 315370. 
    - SCHRÖDER/ LILIE, “A general physician is neither a public official nor a representative”, specialist paper published in: Beck FD-StrafR 2012, 333999.
  • ZIMMERMANN/ SCHRÖDER, in: Flore/ Tsambikakis (Hrsg.) – Tax Criminal Law-Commentary, Cologne 2012 – “Request for legal assistance in Tax Criminal Assistance Issues”.
  • SCHRÖDER, in: Hohnel (Hrsg.), Capital Market Criminal Law–Commentary, Munich 2013, Commentary on  § 261 StGB.
  • SCHRÖDER, in: Knierim/ Rübenstahl/ Tsambikakis (Hrsg.) – Internal Investigations – Inquiries in Companies, Heidelberg 2013, “Results of internal investigation as a basis for the proceedings against the company and its respective company boards”.