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Kira Lepsien

Certified Specialized Attorney in Family Law

Location Minden
T +49 571 83706 - 34
F +49 571 83706 - 66
Foreign language: English


About me

  • Born in 1968
  • Studied law at the University of Münster
  • Studies in Lausanne/Switzerland in 1990
  • First Exam ("1. Staatsexamen") in 1994
  • Assistant at the Chair for Criminal Law and Criminal Procedure (Prof. Dr. Friedrich Dencker) at the University of Münster
  • Legal clerkship ("Refrendariat") in the district of the Hamm Higher District Court
  • Second (Bar) Exam ("2. Staatsexamen") in 1996
  • Admitted to the bar and joined the law firm of Suderow & Schröder in 1996
  • Certified Specialized Attorney in Family Law since 2007
  • Mediator since 2020


Family law

German and international family law

  • Divorce, consequences of a divorce and agreements on the consequences of a divorce
  • Separation, consequences of a separation and separation agreements
  • Agreements between spouses and partners
  • Distribution of assets in case of divorce or separation
  • Claims for the distribution of accrued gains and for retirement benefits
  • Claims to maintenance
  • Matters pertaining to minors, inter alia custody and visitation rights
  • Compulsory partition of real estate by public auction, in particular of family homes
  • Private international law, international family matters
  • International proceedings
  • Guardian ad litem, curatorship and custodianship



  • Deutscher Anwaltverein (DAV)
  • Mindener Anwaltverein
  • Arbeitsgemeinschaft Familienrecht im DAV
  • Vorstand der Mindener Stiftung für Kinder