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Hengeler Mueller

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Berlin, Brussels, Dusseldorf, Frankfurt, London, Munich
Hengeler Mueller, Hendrik Bockenheimer, Frankfurt, GERMANY

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Hendrik Bockenheimer

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Hengeler Mueller

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Employment and Pensions.


Hendrik advises national and international corporate clients in all aspects of employment law, including individual and collective matters. He has particular expertise in the structuring, planning and implementation of personnel related projects and also provides ongoing employment law advice to clients. His principal areas of activity cover employment related reorganizations, such as measures to adjust a business or organizational structure or to reduce personnel, as well as the employment related aspects of M&A transactions. In addition, Hendrik has experience of advising companies in relation to matters concerning their management board members, managing directors and executive employees.


Hengeler Mueller since 2007; Law firm, New York, 2010-2011; Partner since 2014.


Johann Wolfgang Goethe-University of Frankfurt am Main



Within: Employment

Hendrik Bockenheimer and Christian Hoefs jointly head the ‘very good’ team at Hengeler Mueller, which routinely handles restructuring work alongside remuneration, transactional and senior management-related matters. It advised French PSA Group on cross-border employment law aspects concerning the acquisition of Opel and Vauxhall, and assisted Tata Steel Group with its merger with thyssenkrupp. The team also advised technology group Linde on remuneration matters and company pensions. Adidas and Metro are also clients.

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Hengeler Mueller

  • Hengeler Mueller advises Blackstone on acquisition of Dream Global

    Hengeler Mueller, together with Simpson Thacher & Bartlett in London and New York, Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP in Toronto and various other European local counsel, advises funds managed by The Blackstone Group LP on the acquisition of Dream Global REIT ("Dream Global"). The Canadian real estate investment trust listed in Toronto and Frankfurt holds a pan-European real estate portfolio with the majority of the properties located in Germany. The all-cash transaction is valued at CAD 6.2 bn (appr. EUR 4.2 bn) and is subject to customary conditions. It is expected to close in December 2019.
    - Hengeler Mueller

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