Dr. Harald Gesell

  Attorney (Rechtsanwalt)
Languages German, English
Practice Areas Corporate / M&A
Telephone +49 221 2091 403
Telefax +49 221 2091 333

Harald specializes in corporate law, advising German and foreign clients in particular on domestic (German) and cross-border corporate restructurings, on SE (Societas Europaea) structures and on intra-group financing arrangements. Further emphasis is placed on domestic and international corporate acquisitions and joint ventures. Harald is a co-author of a commentary on the German GmbH Act, co-editor of a textbook on European corporate law and a visiting lecturer for corporate law at the Westphalian Wilhelms-University in Münster.

Career / Education

Harald is a founding partner of Oppenhoff & Partner. From 2001 until 2007 he was a partner at Linklaters LLP. He studied laws at the University of Cologne (Dr iur).