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Bockenheimer Landstrasse 2-4
60306 Frankfurt am Main
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The firm: Shearman & Sterling is one of the leading international law firms with 23 offices in 14 countries and more than 850 attorneys worldwide. From the German office located in Frankfurt, the firm provides clients with exceptional legal advice and in-depth commercial understanding on all business and finance law aspects. Clients are leading German and international corporations and financial institutions, private equity investors, global investment banks and privately-owned businesses.
Shearman & Sterling in Germany: For more than two decades, Shearman & Sterling has been among the leading law firms in Germany.
Strategically positioned in Frankfurt, the country’s financial center, we provide comprehensive legal advice and client service across practice groups in key areas such as Corporate/M&A and Private Equity, Finance, Regulatory, Antitrust, Tax, Compliance and International Arbitration/Litigation.
Our German team is part of a globally integrated platform which offers multi-jurisdictional and multi-disciplinary advice ensuring an active exchange of knowledge and experience for the benefit of our clients.
Our clients include German DAX companies, international corporates, private and listed companies, financial institutions, private equity sponsors, sovereign wealth funds and family offices.
We take a hands-on approach delivering a high level of partner attention and mobilize resources 24/7 to address our clients’ needs on all matters.
|Antitrust||Dr. Mathias Stöcker|
|International Arbitration||Dr. Marc Jacob|
|Banking and Finance||Dr. Esther Jansen|
|Banking and Finance||Winfried M Carli|
|Compliance||Dr. Alfred Kossmann|
|Corporate||Dr. Thomas König|
|Corporate||Dr. Alfred Kossmann|
|Corporate||Georg F. Thoma|
|Corporate||Dr. Aliresa Fatemi|
|Mergers & Acquisitions||Dr. Thomas König|
|Mergers & Acquisitions||Dr. Alfred Kossmann|
|Mergers & Acquisitions||Georg F. Thoma|
|Mergers & Acquisitions||Annette Petow|
|Mergers & Acquisitions||Dr. Aliresa Fatemi|
|Private Equity||Dr. Thomas König|
|Private Equity||Dr. Alfred Kossmann|
|Private Equity||Dr. Aliresa Fatemi|
|Financial Restructuring & Insolvency||Dr. Esther Jansen|
|Financial Restructuring & Insolvency||Winfried M. Carli|
|Financial Restructuring & Insolvency||Dr. Matthias Weissinger|
|Mr Winfried Carli||Partner||View Profile|
|Mr Aliresa Fatemi||Counsel||View Profile|
|Dr Christoph Götz||Counsel||View Profile|
|Dr Florian Harder||Partner and Head of the German offices||View Profile|
|Mr Jann Jetter||Partner||View Profile|
|Dr Thomas König||Partner||View Profile|
|Dr Thomas König||Partner||View Profile|
|Mr Alfred Kossmann||Of Counsel||View Profile|
|Dr Chloé Lignier||Counsel||View Profile|
|Dr Veronika Montes||Counsel||View Profile|
|Mr Mathias Stöcker||Counsel||View Profile|
|Mr Georg F. Thoma||Of Counsel||View Profile|
|Mr Patrick Wolff||Of Counsel||View Profile|
Staff FiguresNumber of lawyers : 850 in Germany : 22
OtherHead of Frankfurt Office : Dr. Thomas König Other offices : Abu Dhabi Other offices : Austin Other offices : Beijing Other offices : Brussels Other offices : Dubai Other offices : Hong Kong Other offices : Houston Other offices : London Other offices : Menlo Park Other offices : Milan Other offices : New York Other offices : Paris Other offices : Riyadh* Other offices : Rome Other offices : San Francisco Other offices : São Paulo Other offices : Seoul Other offices : Shanghai Other offices : Singapore Other offices : Tokyo Other offices : Toronto Other offices : Washington DC Other offices : *Dr. Sultan Almasoud & Partners in association with Shearman & Sterling LLP
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