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Germany: Banking and finance

Financial services: regulatory

GSK Stockmann

Investment funds

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek

White & Case LLP

Lending and borrowing

DLA Piper

Baker McKenzie

Project finance

White & Case LLP

Hogan Lovells International LLP

Germany: Capital markets

Debt capital markets

Sullivan & Cromwell LLP

Hogan Lovells International LLP

Equity capital markets

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek

Pinsent Masons Germany LLP

Germany: Compliance

Internal investigations

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP

Germany: Corporate and M&A

Corporate

DLA Piper

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek

Baker McKenzie

M&A: large deals (€500m+)

Jones Day

Hogan Lovells International LLP

M&A: mid-sized deals (sub-€500m)

Hogan Lovells International LLP

Dechert LLP

Norton Rose Fulbright

Germany: Insurance

Advice to insurers

Hogan Lovells International LLP

DLA Piper

Clifford Chance

Insurance litigation

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek

Germany: Media

Entertainment

Greenberg Traurig Germany

Noerr

Greenberg Traurig Germany

Press and publishing

DLA Piper

Germany: Private equity

Transactions

Noerr

Hogan Lovells International LLP

Venture capital

Hogan Lovells International LLP

Germany: Real estate and construction

Construction (including construction litigation)

Arnecke Sibeth Dabelstein

GSK Stockmann

Real estate

DLA Piper

Latham & Watkins LLP

Dentons

Jones Day

King & Spalding LLP

GSK Stockmann

White & Case LLP

Germany: Transport

Maritime and shipping

Arnecke Sibeth Dabelstein

Fleet Hamburg LLP

Ince

Ince


Legal Developments by:
CMS

  • Access to justice: protective costs orders in planning challenges

    Third parties and competing developers have no rights of appeal to the Secretary of State against planning decisions. Disappointed applicants can appeal to the Secretary of State and can have the merits of the application reconsidered. The only remedy available to a disappointed third party is a challenge by way of judicial review in the High Court on a point of law. The sense of frustration and disempowerment this creates has not been helped by the increasing complexity of the planning process and the use of consultation to legitimise decisions that many perceive may already have been taken.
    - CMS Group

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