Sarah Scharf

Mergers & AcquisitionsCorporate Law

Sarah Scharf


Sarah Scharf specialises in Corporate Law / M&A. She advises on all aspects of corporate law, especially liability and intra-group reorganisations. Her focus is in the area of advising German and foreign corporations in national and international M&A transactions and joint ventures. Sarah Scharf has particular experience in the regulation of succession and the field of venture capital. She regularly advises corporations and family businesses on launching or acquiring start-ups. 



Sarah Scharf joined Oppenhoff in 2013. She studied law at the universities of Freiburg and Paris XII (Licence en Droit). During her vocational training she worked inter alia at the State Chancellory of North Rhine-Westphalia and in law firms that specialize in corporate law in Düsseldorf and New York respectively. She is a member of the Cologne Bar Association [Kölner Anwaltverein, KAV] and the AIJA – International Association of Young Lawyers.


Sarah Scharf


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