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Shearman & Sterling LLP

BOCKENHEIMER LANDSTRAßE 2-4, 60306 FRANKFURT AM MAIN, GERMANY
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Dr Alfred Kossmann

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Shearman & Sterling LLP

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Mergers & Acquisitions Group

Position

Alfred Kossmann is partner in the Mergers & Acquisitions Group of Shearman & Sterling in Frankfurt. He practises general corporate law and specialises in mergers and acquisitions, including restructuring of business groups and joint ventures. Mr Kossmann has extensive experience in structuring cross-border private and public mergers. He also regularly advises private equity and venture capital funds.

Career

Joined Shearman & Sterling in 1991, partner since 1998.

Languages

German, English

Education

Duke University School of Law (LL.M.); University of Bonn (Dr. jur.); Bar admissions in Germany and New York.


Germany: Corporate and M&A

M&A: mid-sized deals (sub-€500m)

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

At Shearman & Sterling LLP, Frankfurt-based Alfred Kossmann and ‘very good’ adviser Thomas König are involved in handling transactions. The latter leads the practice group, which is mainly active in cross-border transactions. At a national level, the group assisted Allianz with the sale of its 90% majority stake in Oldenburgische Landesbank to Bremer Kreditbank. Andreas Löhdefink joined Gleiss Lutz.

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