Andy Breitner

Dr. Andy Breitner

Lawyer | Certified criminal law specialist

Compliance | Criminal Law

Executive summary


Dr. Andy Breitner is a lawyer at BDO Legal. He heads the Criminal Law practice group.

His practice focuses on the defense of individuals and companies in all areas of commercial and tax criminal law as well as in administrative offence proceedings relating to commercial and tax law. His expertise covers all stages of proceedings, including appeal proceedings and compliance advice.

Andy Breitner studied law in Heidelberg. He completed his doctorate in Dresden on the subject of "Crime Prevention". 

Before joining BDO Legal, he worked in a specialized criminal law boutique in Berlin and in his own law firm.

In his spare time, he is very active in sports.


  • Service providers
  • Real estate and construction
  • Production industry
  • Health care industry
  • Retail and consumer goods
  • Food
  • Private clients 


  • Defence of individuals in white collar crime 
  • Defence of individuals in tax crimes
  • Representation of companies in criminal and regulatory offense proceedings 
  • Support in search warrants
  • Advice in impending confiscation of assets
  • Witness support services
  • Internal Investigations