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Dr Thomas König

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Shearman & Sterling LLP

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Mergers & Acquisitions Group

Position

Thomas König is partner in the Mergers & Acquisitions Group of Shearman & Sterling in Frankfurt. He practises primarily in the areas of corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, private equity, public takeovers, corporate reorganisations, joint ventures and privatisations, particularly advising German and foreign corporates and private equity sponsors as well as investment banks in domestic and cross-border M&A and other transactions.

Career

Joined Shearman & Sterling in 1991, partner since 1997.

Languages

German, English

Education

Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (Dr. jur., 1988); NYU School of Law (M.C.J., 1990); 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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