Christoph WG Engeler > Latham & Watkins LLP > Hamburg, Germany > Lawyer Profile

Latham & Watkins LLP
WARBURGSTRASSE 50
20354 HAMBURG
Germany

Work Department

Partner

Position

Christoph Engeler advises a full spectrum of healthcare and life sciences clients on corporate, transactional, and regulatory matters.
Mr. Engeler advises clients at all stages of the business lifecycle. He regularly advises on:

  • M&A transactions and restructurings
  • Privatizations and joint ventures
  • Regulatory matters across the full product lifecycle

Commited to the healthcare and life sciences industry, Mr. Engeler speaks the industry language of his clients, offering specialized and pragmatic solutions. He is regularly recognized in leading legal publications, including Chambers, JUVE, and LMG Life Sciences. Clients note “he is very quick at grasping industry-specific concepts covered in negotiations.” He regularly speaks at conferences, including Germany’s leading healthcare conference, Gesundheitswirtschaftskongress.

Lawyer Rankings

Deutschland > Branchenfokus > Gesundheit

Latham & Watkins LLP bleibt eine der führenden Transaktionskanzleien in Deutschland. Unterlegt mit der regulatorischen Expertise der Praxisgruppenleiter Henning Schneider und Christoph Engeler berät das Team im klassischen M&A-Bereich und in Private Equity-getriebenen Transaktionen und ist regelmäßig Kanzlei der Wahl für die größten Deals in Deutschland. Sowohl im Healthcare- als auch im Life Sciences-Sektor aktiv, betreut das Team Klinik- und Pflegeheimübernahmen ebenso wie Pharmatransaktionen, strategische Lizenzvereinbarungen und Compliance-Mandate, einschließlich solcher mit Datenschutz-Komponenten, bietet jedoch auch vergaberechtliche, Litigation-, Finanzierungs-, Steuer- und Arbeitsrechtsexpertise. Die hauseigene IP-Expertise komplementiert insbesondere die transaktionelle Praxis sehr gut. Das deutsche Team arbeitet oft eng mit den US-Kollegen zusammen und ist in Europa eine der tragenden Säulen der Healthcare- und Life Sciences-Initiative, die gemeinsam mit den Standorten Paris und London ins Leben gerufen wurde.

Germany > Industry focus > Healthcare and life sciences

Latham & Watkins LLP remains one of the leading transaction teams in Germany. Underpinned by the regulatory expertise of practice heads Henning Schneider and Christoph Engeler, the team advises on traditional M&A matters as well as transactions in the private equity space. The group regularly assists with some of the largest deals in Germany. Matters pertaining to the healthcare and life sciences sector are handled by the firm, such as hospital and nursing home takeovers as well as pharmaceutical transactions, strategic licensing agreements and compliance mandates, including related data protection aspects, with further expertise in procurement, litigation, financing, tax and employment law also covered; IP know-how complements the transactional advice. The German team regularly cooperates with the US colleagues and is one of the core teams of the healthcare and life sciences initiative in Europe, which was jointly launched with the offices in Paris and London.