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Hengeler Mueller

BENRATHER STRASSE 18-20, 40213 DÃœSSELDORF, GERMANY
Tel:
Work +49 211 83 04 0
Fax:
Fax +49 21 18 30 41 70
Email:
Web:
www.hengeler.com
Berlin, Brussels, Dusseldorf, Frankfurt, London, Munich

Thomas Meurer

Tel:
Work +49 211 8304 340
Email:
Hengeler Mueller

Work Department

Corporate; Mergers & Acquisitions.

Position

Thomas has developed a broad practice in challenging M&A transactions such as national, multi-national and cross-border deals. He also advises his clients on corporate matters.

Career

Thomas joined Hengeler Mueller in 2000, and has been partner since 2007.

Member

German Corporate Law Society.

Education

University of Bonn; Université de Lausanne, Switzerland; Research Assistant, Institute for International Civil Law and Comparative Law, University of Bonn, 1996 – 2000.


Germany: Corporate and M&A

Corporate

Within: Corporate

Hengeler Mueller’s 40-strong corporate law team is not only one of the largest and most stable in the market, but is also regarded as the ‘clear market leader’. A highlight was advising Metro on a group split including a carve-out. In other work, the group assisted numerous family-owned businesses with the ​​change of legal form and advised the parent company of a global technology group, which converted into a KGaA. Other areas of focus, in addition to advising on corporate structures, is assisting with annual general meetings for clients including innogy, Osram Licht, Porsche, United Internet and Linde. The group advised Linde on the question of whether the merger of equals agreement between Linde and Praxair should have been submitted to the general meeting for approval. This instruction was handled by Jochen Vetter, who works alongside the ‘highly esteemed’ and ‘very dedicated and exceptionally intelligent’ Simon Patrick Link in Munich. Daniela Favoccia is based in Frankfurt; Thomas Meurer, Maximilian Schiessl (one of the leading lawyers for board level and supervisory law consulting) and Andreas Austmann, who provides ‘practical and useful advice’, are key names in Dusseldorf.

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