Mergers & Acquisitions

We’ll get you ready to make new connections.

Mergers and acquisitions are getting on the radar of regulators more than ever, while new markets and digital change simultaneously require increased investment. We support you in your classic investments as well as in new participation models, either in the classic industrial sector, in private equity transactions or in the mid-cap sector.

We provide comprehensive advice on your company’s transactions in Germany and worldwide. The foundations of our advice are a creative tax and legal structuring by our interdisciplinary teams, a focused due diligence and tailor-made contracts. And personal advice from experienced transaction lawyers guarantees you efficient project management.

Our partners are also acclaimed for their proven expertise in specific industries, e.g. automotive, retail, aerospace and defense, health and insurance. For international transactions, we set up and lead teams with leading law firms abroad with whom we collaborate on a regular basis.

Our range of advice in the field of mergers & acquisitions includes:

  • Representation of buyers and sellers in corporate acquisitions
  • Public takeovers
  • Joint venture structures
  • Conflict resolution after transactions
Dr. Peter Etzbach<br/>LL.M. (Fordham)

Dr. Peter Etzbach
LL.M. (Fordham)

PartnerAttorneyAttorney at Law (N.Y.)

Konrad-Adenauer-Ufer 23
50668 Cologne
T +49 221 2091 519
M +49 162 2430 023



The practice group has a long tradition of accompanying foreign investors in their German activities.

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