MARCO A. SUCCU

Lawyer in Frankfurt am Main and München

Marco A. Succu specializes in defending and advising individual defendants and companies in white collar crime matters. A particular focus Particular of his work are the defense against confiscation and asset recovery issues as well as current legal issues concerning digital currencies. In addition, he is active in core criminal law. In 2021, the Handelsblatt awarded him the distinction “Lawyer of the Future”.

Marco A. Succu is Salary Partner at VONPELCHRZIM Rechtsanwälte and works mainly at the firm’s Munich office. He started his professional career in a Big Four firm before joining a nationally recognized criminal law boutique in Frankfurt. Most recently, he worked for a law firm in Munich specializing in criminal law.

Attorney Marco A. Succu studied law at the Eberhard-Karls University of Tübingen and completed his subsequent legal clerkship in Stuttgart and Milan.

In addition to his passion for commercial criminal law, Mr. Succu attaches particular importance to the topic of sustainability and is involved in the scientific development of environmental criminal law and the related criminal application law de lege ferenda.

He supports and advises on how sustainability aspects (most recently increasingly ESG and CSR) can be anchored in the compliance structure and how risks can be reduced in business transactions.

He is also increasingly involved in the confiscation of digital currencies in connection with asset forfeiture measures.

In 2021, the Handelsblatt twice awarded Mr. Succu the “Lawyers of the Future” award for the areas of commercial criminal law and criminal tax law.