M&A and Transactions

We advise companies and their shareholders, as well as private and institutional investors, in all of the main issues regarding mergers & acquisitions (M&A) and with transactions, in particular in the following areas:

  • Structuring of the transaction
  • Transaction management, from preparation to signing and finally closing and implementation, including integration measures
  • Performance of interdisciplinary due diligences (legal, tax or IP) including vendor due diligence and the drafting and issuing of legal opinions
  • Legal and tax-related advice of the optimal transaction structure
  • Advice during negotiations regarding the acquisition and sale of companies and company shares, provision of support during the bidding process and advice regarding acquisition financing, including the legal and tax-related conception of the entire contract
  • Management buy-out/buy-in and leveraged buy-out
  • Delisting, squeeze-out, acting in concert, insider trading, ad-hoc publicity
  • Sale and acquisition of distressed assets
  • Joint ventures
  • Cross-border transactions
  • Remunicipalisation and privatisations within the municipal sector