Senior Barrister – Theo Pangraz

Dual-Qualified Senior Barrister

After being registered as Rechtsanwalt in Germany in 1993, and called to the Bar in England & Wales in 2007, and with over 30 years of cross-jurisdictional legal experience, I now practice as a:

I work with solicitors and law firms on a consultancy basis, and provide cost-effective, bespoke, and accessible legal advice and representation for SMEs, Limited Companies, Partnerships and Individuals on a retained or ad-hoc basis, at any stage of a dispute, legal question or review, under both English and German jurisdiction.

Theo Pangraz, Dual-Qualified Senior Barrister, sitting having a phone call sitting on steps

The man behind the bar

I live in Nottingham and am married with two daughters.

I was Clerk to the Governors of Wellington School and lectured in Commercial Law at the University of Exeter.

In my spare time, I like to go to the gym, swim, and walk in the countryside. I also love to sail.

In 2012 I completed the Brighton Marathon for the charity ‘Arms Around The Child’.

5 fun facts about Theo

TV guilty pleasure

“First Dates”

Signature dish

Poached egg and salmon on toast (with a glass of champagne).

Favourite city in the world


Most embarrassing moment

After my first ever visit to the home of my ex-parents-in-law, I wrote a letter thanking them for their “hostility” instead of “hospitality”.

When I'm in a bar I drink...

Porn Star Martini when I’m with my wife; otherwise, I drink Mojito.

My experience

I can help you with

I help companies and individual clients to resolve/avoid legal disputes by providing legal services including:

Why my clients choose me as their senior barrister

Theo reading Deutsche Gesetze

More on my background and experience

If you’d like to know more about my background as a senior barrister, extensive international legal experience, and career highlights, download my current curriculum vitae (PDF)

I have instructed Theo Pangraz on a number of occasions and every time his preparation has been extremely thorough. His attention to detail and enthusiasm to the matter in hand is excellent. Each client who has been represented by Theo has had nothing but positive comments to make.

I certainly have no hesitations in recommending Theo.

Kris Minks