Practice Area

M&A, Private Equity, Venture Capital

We are one of the leading law firms in Eastern Germany specialising in M&A, private equity and venture capital. Our clients include prominent institutional and private investors, fund companies, and companies based in Germany and abroad.

Our M&A, Private Equity/Venture Capital practice group provides legal advice on transactions, particularly the following:

  • interdisciplinary legal, tax and/or IP due diligence and vendor due diligence
  • company acquisitions and sales, mergers and transformations, including transaction-specific contract drafting and tax advice
  • management buy-outs and buy-ins, leveraged buy-outs
  • financing agreements and exit strategies
  • structuring of funds, advising on alternative financing options
  • equity crowdfunding, financial technology
  • tax law issues affecting transactions
  • company valuations, special audits
  • joint ventures
  • preparing offering circulars (IPOs, bonds, convertible bonds, other debt securities)
  • employee profit-sharing (option plans, phantom stock)
  • corporate reorganisation/restructuring.

Dr. iur.,, attorney, certified specialist in commercial and company law
Dr. iur., attorney, certified specialist in commercial and company law