Jörg-Dieter Battke (DOB 1958) is a founding partner of Battke Grünberg Attorneys at Law.
He has been practicing law since 1998. He served as in-house counsel for the Ernst & Young GmbH accounting firm and was a long-year partner of the Menold Herrlinger law firm which focuses on commercial law and at that time was part of the Ernst & Young group of companies. In its successor company Luther Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH, he was responsible for the Dresden office.
He is a specialised tax attorney and a specialist on commercial and corporate law. He therefore focuses on commercial and corporate law as well as on municipal business law. He routinely gives lectures on these topics and can look back at a large number of professional publications in the course of his career.
Jörg-Dieter Battke is a voluntary member of the Committee of Bar-Certified Specialists for Tax Law and chairman of the Committee of Bar-Certified Specialists for Commercial and Business Law of the Saxony Bar Association. He worked as a lecturer at the Fachhochschule der Sächsischen Verwaltung Meißen.
He passed his clerkship in Atlanta, U.S.A., among others, and speaks fluent English. Furthermore, Jörg-Dieter Battke is a member of the legislative committees for tax law and commercial and corporate law in the German Bar Association.