Ingo Lenßen Biography
Ingo Wilhelm Paul Lenssen, born on January 2, 1961, in Krefeld, Germany, is a well-known German lawyer and TV actor.
Lenssen began his ice hockey career with Krefelder EV’s young squad. From 1982 to 1986, he studied law at the University of Konstanz. He also played ice hockey with EC Constance in the Regionalliga South-West during the 1986/87 season. He even served as the team’s coach.
Lenssen studied European Studies at Saarland University in Saarbrücken from 1989 to 1990 after completing an internship at a law firm in Rio de Janeiro in 1988 and passing his assessor examinations in 1989.
He was admitted to the bar in 1990 and began working as a pillion rider at the law firm Müller, Lenßen, Beck in Meersburg. Later, in Bodman-Ludwigshafen, he started his own legal firm, specialising in criminal law, as well as marital, family, and inheritance law.
Aside from his successful legal profession, Lenssen is well-known for his television appearances. He rose to prominence after appearing in the Sat.1 series “Richter Alexander Hold.”
From March 2003 until November 2009, he starred in his own series, “Lenß & Partner,” in which he played a lawyer conducting investigations preparatory to hearings or a commissioned investigator monitoring persons.
Following the discontinuation of his series, he began appearing frequently in “Richter Alexander Hold” in May 2010.
In 2011, he also appeared in the feature film “Lenßen – Der Film”. Lenssen has appeared on numerous additional television shows throughout his career, including “Ingo Lenßen on Sat.1 Gold: Your judgment please!” and “Lenßen live – The law-speaking hour.”
He has also been a part of the development of the scripted reality show “Lenßen takes over” since 2020. In addition, in 2014, he co-founded the internet portal Advopedia, which discusses legal tips, court decision reports, and legal challenges.
Lenssen is also well-known for his charitable contributions. As a patron, he promotes the drug prevention campaign “Respect Yourself” and took over as patron of the first Youth Civil Courage Award in 2011.
He has also participated in a number of charitable events and is a notable child sponsor for World Vision Germany. Since 2015, Lenssen has been an outspoken supporter of the victim support organization “Weißer Ring.”
Lenssen lives near Lake Constance in his private life, having formerly lived on the island of Reichenau and in Meersburg. The Association of German Beard Clubs named him Bearded of the Year 2004.
He is also the vice chairman of the Friends of Schule Schloss Salem, a private boarding school on Lake Constance.
Is Ingo Lenßen Married?
Ingo Lenßen’s marital status is unknown currently as he hardly speaks about his personal and romantic life.
Ingo however is a proud father of one child known by the name of Bosse Lenßen.