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White & Case LLP

BOCKENHEIMER LANDSTRASSE 20, 60323 FRANKFURT AM MAIN, GERMANY
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Work +49 69 29 99 40
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Markus Hauptmann

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Work +49 69 29994 1276
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White & Case LLP

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Mergers & Acquisitions, Capital Markets, Private Equity, Chemicals

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Partner

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Germany: Corporate and M&A

Corporate

Within: Corporate

White & Case LLP’s ‘highly experienced’ team covers the full range of corporate law. It recently handled several extraordinary general meetings, such as that of 1&1 Drillisch in connection with the gradual acquisition of 1&1 Telecommunication from United Internet, at which no legal challenge was filed. In other work, it is advising market research institute GfK on take private and squeeze-out proceedings following the entry of financial investor KKR. Practice head Lutz Krämer is recommended for directors’ and officers’ liability cases. Other well-known names include Alexander Kiefner, Markus Hauptmann, Robert Weber and Roger Kiem. Markus Stephanblome left the firm in December 2017 to join Clifford Chance.

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M&A: mid-sized deals (sub-€500m)

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

White & Case LLP’s 19-partner M&A team ‘thinks with an entrepreneurial and client-oriented mind’. It is often involved in cross-border transactions, with inbound mandates from China playing a particularly important role. Highlights included advising Asklepios Kliniken on the acquisition of the Paracelsus Group; assisting Conzzeta with the acquisition of Otto Bock Group’s plastics division; and acting for automotive supplier Faurecia on the acquisition of Hug Engineering. Tobias Heinrich is ‘a strong project manager’ and has ‘extensive technical experience’. Roger Kiem, Markus Hauptmann and practice head Jörg Kraffel are also recommended. Matthias Kiesewetter made partner in the Hamburg office in January 2018.

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