Experience

Over the years we have dealt with many different people, companies and industries. Some matters were complex and confidential, others politically controversial and in the news.

We were involved in the legal advice on the mandates mentioned below. This is only an excerpt from our professional experience.

  • Advising a managing director on the implementation of a management participation in an international company
  • Advising an international industrial company on liability claims against a member of the management board
  • Advising a German industrial company on the dismissal and appointment of managing directors
  • Advising the supervisory board of a German industrial company on consulting agreements with members of the supervisory board
  • Advising a medium-sized company in disputes concerning the payment of bonus payments
  • Advising an industrial company in connection with recourse claims against board members
  • Advice on the implementation of a mass dismissal procedure for a large German jewelry manufacturer
  • Advising a managing director in the event of premature termination of his activity in dispute
  • Advising a managing director on the reduction of his royalties due to possible breaches of duty
  • Advising a public bank on a compliance investigation
  • Advising on the conduct of an international compliance investigation for a large U.S. automotive group
  • Advising a German industrial company on an international compliance investigation
  • Advising a family business on compliance and reporting requirements within the group
  • Advising an international trading company on the introduction of a compliance management system
  • Advising the sole shareholder of an industrial company on compliance measures
  • Advising a manager of an international telecommunications company on a compliance investigation
  • Advising a Japanese paint manufacturer on its planned market entry in Germany
  • Advising a medium-sized company on the negotiations of supply contracts
  • Advising a major textile importer on the structuring of supply relationships with Scandinavian producers
  • Advising an investment company on the conclusion of an investment consulting contract
  • Advising a German industrial company in the negotiation and conclusion of co-operation agreements
  • Advising a German steel group on the negotiation and conclusion of international consulting contracts
  • Advising a medium-sized public limited company on the conclusion of a lease agreement for commercial premises
  • Advising a Chinese industrial company on its planned market entry in Germany
  • Advising a German pharmaceutical company on co-operation agreements with Asian partners
  • Advising a pharmaceutical company on the conclusion of (distribution) framework agreements
  • Advising an energy company on the construction and subsequent sale of a wind farm
  • Advising an Asian high-tech company on a large consignment stock contract
  • Advising an internationally active NPO on the drafting of co-operation agreements
  • Advising a public limited company on the negotiation of sports sponsorship agreements
  • Advising a Swiss company on a sponsorship agreement with a sports league
  • Advising an international agricultural company on the conclusion of a long-term supply contract
  • Advising a family business on the planned change of legal form to an SE
  • Advising a French advertising agency on the planned acquisition of a German competitor
  • Advising an English private equity firm on the planning and establishment of an international investment fund
  • Advising an Austrian bank on a cross-border transformation of a subsidiary
  • Advising a bank on the cross-border transformation of the legal form of an investment company
  • Advising a pension fund on the purchase of a shopping center
  • Advice on the group-internal bundling of shareholdings through mergers and acquisitions
  • Advising a Danish healthcare company on its initial public offering and previous restructuring
  • Advising an English private equity investor on the acquisition of a laboratory company
  • Advising a medium-sized company on the reduction of its liable capital
  • Advising a holding company on a shareholders' agreement relating to a listed company
  • Advising a holding company on the attribution of voting rights and voting rights notifications of a listed subsidiary
  • Advising a medium-sized company on control and profit and loss transfer agreements
  • Advice to stock corporations on stock exchange reporting requirements
  • Advising a German industrial company on the establishment of a joint venture with an English partner
  • Advising a German pharmaceutical company on the establishment of a joint venture with a Dutch partner
  • Advising a listed company on a delisting of its shares
  • Advising a private equity investor on the acquisition of a stake in an infrastructure company
  • Advising a real estate company on the drafting of shareholder agreements
  • Advising a German conglomerate on corporate mergers
  • Advice to a pharmaceutical company on a multi-party research joint venture
  • Advising a real estate company on the development of a fiduciary structure
  • Advising a minority shareholder on the settlement of a joint venture
  • Advising a healthcare company on a reorganization and subsequent IPO abroad
  • Advising a real estate company on the succession of the company
  • Advising a project developer on a joint venture with a real estate managing company
  • Advising a publishing house on the introduction of international rules of procedure
  • Advising a medium-sized public limited company on the reorganization of its articles of association
  • Advising a family company on the establishment of an advisory board
  • Advising a family business on the introduction and adjustment of reporting requirements within the group, including the rules of procedure
  • Advising a listed company on the presentation of deviations from the GCGC
  • Advising an Indian investor on the acquisition of a port company
  • Advising an Arab investor on the sale of a German investment company
  • Advising a Chinese investor on its entry into a German technology company
  • Advising a U.S. industrial company on the acquisition of a valve manufacturer and the subsequent restructuring of the company
  • Advising an energy company on the acquisition of a wind farm
  • Advising a Spanish private equity investor on the acquisition of an Airbus supplier
  • Advising an Israeli investor on the acquisition of a hotel chain in Germany
  • Advising a Russian investor on the acquisition of an international shipping company and port company
  • Advising an energy company on the handover of operational management of two power plants
  • Advising a medical device manufacturer on the acquisition of a stake in a company
  • Advising a private equity investor in a bidding process for a German industrial company
  • Advising a Belgian food producer on a carve-out and the subsequent sale of a German chocolate manufacturer
  • Advice to a Chinese investor on a German-Chinese medical joint venture
  • Advising an Austrian construction company on a carve-out and subsequent sale to an Asian buyer
  • Advising a Chinese buyer on the acquisition of a German logistics company
  • Advising a German industrial company on the sale of a bank to a Dutch buyer
  • Advising a shipping company on the sale of two hotels to a Russian investor
  • Advising a large commercial enterprise and a large insurance company on the sale of a credit agency to an Italian purchaser
  • Advising a family business on the sale of a group company to an English private equity investor
  • Advising an Italian temporary employment agency on the squeeze-out of the minority shareholders of the German subsidiary stock corporation
  • Advising a public limited company on the sale (bidding process) of two recycling companies to a large waste disposal company
  • Advising a Chinese investor on the purchase of a waste incineration plant
  • Advising a Chinese investor on the purchase of a medium-sized company in the high-tech sector
  • Advising a U.S. investor on the sale of two private universities
  • Advising a Chinese investor on the acquisition of a European brewery
  • Advising an advertising agency on the takeover of a competing company
  • Advising a shareholder on the sale of a stake in a medical care center
  • Advising a public limited company on the establishment of a charitable foundation associated with his company
  • Post M&A advice to a seller on the establishment of a foundation
  • Advising a public limited company on the establishment of a foundation associated with the company
  • Advising a family business on how to deal with a foundation associated with the business in the context of a planned succession of the business
  • Advising a wealthy private individual on the acquisition of real estate projects
  • Advising a wealthy private individual on alimony payments
  • Advising a family patriarch on the development of powers of attorney for precautionary measures
  • Advising a Swiss wealthy private individual on estate planning
  • Advising a Russian wealthy private individual on the purchase of a larger motor yacht
  • Advising an entrepreneur on the establishment of a family office
  • Advising a family business on the structuring of corporate succession
  • Advising an executor on the administration of a triple-digit million-euro inheritance, including the partial sale of the core business
  • Advising an entrepreneur on succession planning
  • Advising a foundation on a management buyout
  • Advising a branch of the family on the liquidation of the family business
  • Advising a foundation on merging with two other foundations
  • Advising an internationally active agricultural company on intra-family business succession
  • Advising a textile importer in disputes with a Scandinavian producer
  • Advising a German biotech company in disputes with its shareholders
  • Advising a family line of a German entrepreneurial family in intra-family shareholder disputes
  • Being a Party named arbitrator in a post M&A dispute
  • Advising the management board of a stock corporation on a shareholder dispute
  • Advising a medium-sized company in a balance sheet dispute with its auditor
  • Advising a German public bank in a U.S. evidence-protection proceeding
  • Advising a medium-sized public limited company in disputes with freelance consultants
  • Advising the shareholders of a company in a legal dispute with an insolvency administrator
  • Advising a medium-sized public limited company on a legal dispute concerning a consultancy fee
  • Advising a GmbH shareholder in disputes within the shareholder group of a wind energy producer
  • Advising an event organizer on the legal management of the Covid-19-pandemic
  • Advising an entrepreneurial family in defending against claims by the insolvency administrator
  • Advising a medium-sized company on the simplification of group structures
  • Advising a Scandinavian conglomerate on the restructuring of its business in Germany
  • Advising a family business on the restructuring of the group
  • Advising an industrial company on the risks of contaminated sites
  • Advising a German shipyard group on pre-insolvency restructurings
  • Advising an energy company on how to avoid insolvency
  • Advising a Scandinavian group on streamlining its corporate structures
  • Advising the main shareholder of an IT company in insolvency
  • Advising a pharmaceutical company as creditor of an insolvent supplier
  • Advising a consulting firm on the planned liquidation of a company
  • Advising a corporate group on the restructuring of a real estate financing transaction
  • Advising an aviation-related company during a restructuring process
  • Advising investors of an international start-up on its restructuring and refinancing
  • Consultant to a management consultancy in the field of start-up financing
  • Advising a well-known start-up company on the establishment and financing of a new start-up
  • Advising a U.S. venture capital investor on various VC investments (seed to later stage) in Germany
  • Advising a start-up accelerator on a specific share and investment structure
  • Advice on corporate and financial law for various start-up companies on planning, founding and growth
  • Advising a start-up on the negotiation of contracts with suppliers
  • Advising a Belgian start-up company on the entry of a strategic investor
  • Advising a financial service provider on the negotiation of investor contracts
  • Advising a U.S. American/Russian startup on its market entry in Germany
  • Advising a start-up in an international A financing round
  • Advising a start-up on seed financing and the granting of public subsidies