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Hogan Lovells International LLP

Dr Lutz Angerer

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Hogan Lovells US LLP

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Corporate

Position

Lutz Angerer is an experienced down-to-earth M&A partner who is focused on pushing your M&A transactions over the finishing line, in particular in the life sciences industry where he has a wealth of knowledge and experience. He can also help you with your stock corporation law, corporate governance and corporate compliance issues and stands firm as a rock by your side when the going gets tough and you are involved in corporate litigation. Corporate reorganizations, equity capital markets transactions, capital markets law and general corporate law are also within his area of knowledge.


Germany: Corporate and M&A

Corporate

Within: Corporate

The corporate law group at Hogan Lovells International LLP ‘responds personally to the concerns of its clients’ and offers ‘partnership-like cooperation at a high professional level’ as well as ‘continuous availability and responsive feedback’. Current mandates include advising Adva Optical Networking on the integration of MRV Communications, including various mergers and intra-group transfers, as well as on the restructuring of the Generali Group. The firm regularly advises on the establishment of joint ventures such as Daimler in the context of the bundling of on-demand mobility services. Michael Rose provides ‘practical answers, a pragmatic approach and pleasant cooperation’, and is recommended alongside Matthias Hirschmann and Peter Huber. Lutz Angerer heads the German practice, while Volker Geyrhalter took over responsibility for the Continental European group from Christoph Louven at the end of 2017. Hanns Jörg Herwig made partner at the beginning of 2018, while Michael Leistikow retired. Urszula Nartowska joined from Gleiss Lutz. Daniel Dehghanian and Alexander Koch made partner in 2019. Associate Philipp Weber joined FPS as associate partner.

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M&A: large deals (€500m+)

Within: M&A: large deals (€500m+)

Hogan Lovells International LLP delivers ‘solutions that work the first time around and keep the effort for clients low’. The team also successfully cooperates with ‘equally qualified and readily available lawyers in other jurisdictions’, which is an advantage for clients involved in large international transactions. Highlights in this space included advising Woodward on the acquisition of engineering firm L’Orange for a value of €700m according to media reports; assisting BASF with the merger of its paper and water chemicals business with US specialty chemicals manufacturer Solenis; and acting for Daimler on the formation of a joint venture with BMW to bundle global mobility services. Lutz Angerer leads the German team, while Volker Geyrhalter heads the Continental European practice. Nikolas Zirngibl is also noted and Hanns Jörg Herwig made partner at the beginning of 2018.

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M&A: mid-sized deals (sub-€500m)

Within: M&A: mid-sized deals (sub-€500m)

Hogan Lovells International LLP considers its clients’ concerns in ‘a very individual and personal manner’. Practice head Lutz Angerer advised medical technology firm Ambu on the €225m acquisition of invendo medical, while Birgit Reese assisted Talanx with the acquisition of financial and supply consulting group FVB. Tim Brandi acted for NordLB on the planned sale of Deutsche Hypo as part of a bidding process. Matthias Jaletzke, Andreas Meyer and Christoph Louven also stand out among the 18 partners who provide M&A advice.

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