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Debevoise & Plimpton LLP

TAUNUSTURM, TAUNASTOR 1, 60310 FRANKFURT AM MAIN, GERMANY
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Work +49 69 20 97 50 00
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Dr Thomas Schürrle

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Debevoise & Plimpton LLP

Work Department

Finance, M&A, Private Equity, Litigation, Antitrust & Competition

Position

Dr. Thomas Schuerrle is the Managing Partner of the Frankfurt office. He works on cross-border transactions and advises on corporate governance matters, including litigation, and is active in the firm’s Cybersecurity & Data Privacy practice.

Career

Dr. Schürrle began his career as an administrative and antitrust lawyer, focusing on litigation. For more than 25 years, he has been active in financing, capital markets, and M&A, relating to the biotech, IT and high-tech industries, and has led several international corporate defense cases and related investigations. Dr. Schürrle also served as a supervisory board member of several companies.

Languages

English German French.

Member

Bar Admissions New York Frankfurt.

Education

Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg , 1981 , Dr. iur. Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg , 1985 University of Michigan Law School , 1987 , LL.M.


Germany: Compliance

Internal investigations

Within: Internal investigations

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP is valued by clients for its ‘excellent service level’ and ‘very good industry knowledge’; it is experienced in conducting internal investigations, frequently at a cross-border level, for industrial and commercial companies as well as financial institutions. For example, the group assisted Stada with an investigation into possible misdemeanours. It also works closely with other practice groups and international colleagues. Thomas Schürrle is regarded as ‘a reliable, competent and skilful adviser and navigator’.

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