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‘All teams work very quickly and efficiently and work with us as clients. The advice is not only of high quality, but also very hands-on and realizable.‘
‘I worked with the M&A colleagues on a complex project. The cooperation went smoothly and was very trusting from the start. The advice and processing was always prompt and highly competent. Immediate availability was always guaranteed. Colleagues Werner Brickwedde and Sandro Wiggerich were in charge. What has been said above applies to these in a special way.‘
‘I particularly appreciated the community working on a special topic that is very rare in M&A projects.‘
Nuveen Real Estate
Eversheds Sutherland's German data protection practice is part of a global network that is led from the firm's London and Washington offices. Therefore, the Munich-based team has access to international clients which predominantly stem from the regulated industries as well as the finance, pharmaceutical, healthcare and automotive sectors. The German team around Alexander Niethammer is considered a global point of reference for the entire firm in matters pertaining to European data protection and GDPR as well as data transfer from and to the US. Agreements, data protection implementation, compliance and internet of things projects are also part of its service portfolio. Lutz Schreiber is a another key figure.
The M&A team at Eversheds Sutherland mainly advises DAX-companies, upper medium-sized companies and financial investors on mid-cap transactions, with an industry focus on technology, telecoms, healthcare and real estate; clients often seek simultaneous advice from the firm's adjoining private equity, tax and employment law practices. In 2020, the team notably expanded with the additions of Michael Prüßner from Pinsent Masons Germany LLP as well as Werner Brickwedde and Martin Weitenberg from Clifford Chance. The practice group is led by Christof Lamberts.
DER Touristik Group (Rewe Group)
Sims Metal Management
AURELIUS Equity Opportnunities
Harmonic Drive SE
Nuveen Real Estate
HBB Capital Investors
Eversheds Sutherland's comprehensive advice to the real estate industry and its players is geared towards the asset categories retail, hotel, office and logistics as well as data centres, although the team also occasionally acts in the healthcare sector. Led by Gerhard Molt, who is 'very affable, but also has strong negotiation skills', the practice's broad expertise encompasses project developments, real estate financings as well as advice on real estate funds and investment matters, but first and foremost transactional matters that frequently entail cross-border elements; here, the team has particularly wide-ranging experience in assisting with matters in the commercial real estate sector. Additionally, the advice to globally active technology companies on corporate real estate matters also contribute to its continuously high case load; furthermore, these client relationships are reflected in the group's increasing prop tech expertise.
' Gerhard Molt is a very sociable but strong negotiating partner who guides his team with full customer orientation. '
' Carolin Mayer is a highly motivated associate with very good organizational skills in complex contract structures. '
' Dr. Steffen Jung: great identification with his clients; Fighter nature; very service-oriented; gets things “to the point” . '
' We have been working together very trustingly for a long time. The law firm knows our business, our customers and our corporate image. As a result, the advice and support goes exactly in the direction we need. We really like the availability at all times. '
' Dr. Steffen Jung and his team have been very supportive to us for years. The reliability in person. '
' Very trusting and goal-oriented cooperation. Very good specialist knowledge and understanding of the client's various investment models. '
' We work with Marc Schwencke and Isabel Strecker. We appreciate the fast and technically very good cooperation. The feedback is always very committed and productive. '
'' A strong team in which the members are at any time individually or able to complete upcoming tasks with a high level of competence. Very good price / performance ratio . '
' Dr. Steffen Jung: Highest level of competence in the area of private building law, both forensic and construction-related advice. Very large practical experience in the implementation and handling of large construction projects as well as in-depth knowledge of the structures of those involved. Precise style in expression and typesetting . '
AXA Investment Managers
Invesco Real Estate
Kering (Gucci, Saint Laurent et al.)
Nuveen Real Estate
Savills Investment Management
Germany > Employment Tier 4Eversheds Sutherland assists clients with national and international projects, including cross-border restructuring and reorganisation projects, regularly working with colleagues in the M&A practice. Alongside this type of work, Frank Achilles advises on the implementation of new remuneration models and systems. He jointly heads the practice with Stefan Kursawe, who is well versed in works constitution law and collective bargaining disputes. Clients, including many national and international automotive and supplier groups, manufacturing and consumer goods companies, also regular instruct the practice to assist with ongoing employment law matters such as data protection and the use of external staff.
' Great response time, competent and prompt. '
'' Extremely supportive and pragmatic approach, always adapted to the respective situation. '
' The team complements each other very well, and the law firm network provides competent support across disciplines and internationally. What we also really appreciate is the focus on employer representation. '
' Bernd Pirpamer impresses with his high level of expertise, a very good understanding of the issues in the company and a professional and calm appearance in court. '
' Stefan Kursawe is very careful to put together a team for cooperation that harmonizes very well and is generally always open to requests for improvement. '
Other key lawyers:
'The Eversheds team in Munich offers pan-European service, is professional and particularly experienced in the pharmaceutical industry.'
' The team has been looking after us for several years. Contact persons / representatives can be reached at any time and are very competent and swift in processing legal inquiries and reviews. '
' Constant availability (high availability), very fast and always competent feedback, always friendly .'
‘Pragmatism, industry experience, eloquence, strategic planning.’
‘Joos Hellert is a great strategist.’
‘A reliable, experienced and available team.’
As part of its dispute resolution group, Eversheds Sutherland offers assistance with contentious insurance matters as well as product liability. The team also handles mass and major loss claims. Counsel Christian Becker excels especially in matters pertaining to industrial insurance and liability. Clients are predominantly from the automotive, electronics, medicine and medicinal products sectors, but also from the large plant operating sector. Ralf-Thomas Wittmann's expertise is in large-scale construction losses as well as product liability and recalls. Practice head Fabian Volz specialises in international insurance schemes, liability and directors' and officers' liability insurance (D&O).
Eversheds Sutherland focuses on assisting medium-sized companies and international corporations with strategic matters. The advice spectrum includes licensing and pharmaceutical-advertising law issues as well as matters pertaining to IP aspects of advertising materials and the representation in infringement procedures. Its cross-practice expertise in copyright matters is regularly utilised in complex instructions. The leadership duo is composed of the Munich-based Tobias Maier, who also co-heads the firm's international life sciences team, and Axel Zimmermann, who focuses on the media, sports and entertainment sectors.
Diverse Sportler (Formel 1, Formel 3, etc.)
Kering Group (Gucci, Brioni, Pomellato etc.) (FR)
Otsuka Pharmaceuticals (JP)
Resysta International GmbH
Tele München Group
WeatherTec Services GmbH
Eversheds Sutherland > Firm Profile
In Germany, more than 160 lawyers, tax advisors and notaries in Berlin, Dusseldorf, Hamburg and Munich provide advice to multinational groups, listed and medium-sized companies, investors, financial service providers as well as family businesses in all relevant areas of commercial law.
|Antitrust and competition||Martin Bechtoldfirstname.lastname@example.org||+49 89 54565 146|
|Banking and finance||Dr Alexander Honrathemail@example.com||+49 89 54565 232|
|Compliance||Dr Joos Hellertfirstname.lastname@example.org||+49 89 54565 185|
|Construction||Dr Steffen Jungemail@example.com||+49 89 54565 310|
|Corporate||Dr Matthias Heissefirstname.lastname@example.org||+49 89 54565 231|
|Employment||Frank Achillesemail@example.com||+49 89 54565 275|
|Energy||Dr Werner Brickwedde, LL.M.||firstname.lastname@example.org||+49 211 86467 51|
|Energy||Dr Martin Weitenbergemail@example.com||+49 211 86467 58|
|Financial services and investment management||Dr Carola Rathkefirstname.lastname@example.org||+49 40 808094 200|
|Insurance||Fabian Volzemail@example.com||+49 89 54565 391|
|Intellectual property||Dr Tobias Maierfirstname.lastname@example.org||+49 89 54565 262|
|IT and data privacy||Dr Alexander Niethammer, LL.M. (UConn)||email@example.com||+49 89 54565 318|
|IT and data privacy||Dr Lutz Schreiberfirstname.lastname@example.org||+49 40 808094 444|
|Life sciences||Dr Tobias Maieremail@example.com||+49 89 54565 262|
|Litigation and dispute management||Dr Joos Hellertfirstname.lastname@example.org||+49 89 54565 185|
|M&A||Christof Lambertsemail@example.com||+49 89 54565 217|
|Pensions||Dr Rolf Kowanzfirstname.lastname@example.org||+49 40 808094 230|
|Private equity||Sven Schwenekeemail@example.com||+49 89 54565 153|
|Procurement law||Carsten Eichlerfirstname.lastname@example.org||+49 89 54565 264|
|Real estate||Dr Gerhard Moltemail@example.com||+49 89 54565 137|
|Restructuring and insolvency||Dr Christian Hilpert, MBAfirstname.lastname@example.org||+49 30 70 01 40 600|
|Tax||Dr Stefan Diemeremail@example.com||+49 89 54565 239|
|TMT||Dr Lutz Schreiberfirstname.lastname@example.org||+49 40 808094 444|
|Trade and distribution||Dr Joos Hellertemail@example.com||+49 89 54565 185|
|Trade and distribution||Dr Alexander Niethammer, LL.M. (UConn)||firstname.lastname@example.org||+49 89 54565 318|
|Notary||Carsten Brüninghausemail@example.com||+49 30 700140 950|
|Frank Achilles||Partner||View Profile|
|Anthony Cross||Partner||View Profile|
|Marco Ferme||Partner||View Profile|
|Dr Kathrin Gack, LL.M. (Cardozo)||Principal Associate||View Profile|
|Dr Matthias Heisse||Partner||View Profile|
|Dr Joos Hellert, LL.M.||Partner||View Profile|
|Magdalena Anna Kotyrba-Hagenmaier||Principal Associate||View Profile|
|Dr Stefan Kursawe||Partner||View Profile|
|Christof Lamberts||Partner||View Profile|
|Dr Tobias Maier||Partner||View Profile|
|Dr Gerhard Molt||Partner||View Profile|
|Dr Alexander Niethammer, LL.M. (UConn)||Partner||View Profile|
|Bernd Pirpamer||Partner||View Profile|
|Dr Michael Prüßner, LL.M.||Partner||View Profile|
|Fabian Volz||Partner||View Profile|
|Axel Zimmermann||Partner||View Profile|
Staff FiguresNumber of lawyers : 3,000 in this country : 160
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OtherContact : Dr Alexander Niethammer, LL.M. (UConn) (managing partner) Other offices : Please see www.eversheds-sutherland.com for details of offices around the world
Press Releases7th January 2021 München, 10. Dezember 2020 - Die globale Wirtschaftskanzlei Eversheds Sutherland hat Reconomy, den führende Anbieter von Entsorgungs- und Rücknahmelösungen in Großbritannien, bei der Übernahme des deutschen Entsorgungsfachbetriebs Noventiz beraten. Verkäufer ist das deutsche PE-Haus SEAFORT Advisors.
Corporate reorganisations: key considerations on a global reorganisation projectRobin Johnson, Christian Mense and Nicola Evans continue their series of papers on corporate reorganisations. In this article, they look at the key considerations on a multinational reorganisation project.
The deal is done – what happens next?In the third of their series of articles on corporate reorganisations, Robin Johnson, Christian Mense and Nicola Evans of Eversheds Sutherland consider what to do once an agreement is signed When a company buys a business or group of companies, a lot of work, time and cost goes into due diligence of the target. Due …
Recent motives and trends for corporate reorganisationsIn the fourth of their series of articles on corporate reorganisations, Robin Johnson, Christian Mense and Nicola Evans give on overview on the most recent motives and trends for corporate reorganisations.
Finland: Intellectual Property
Published: July 2021
Authors: Petteri Häkkänen Kati Rantala Minna Hanninen Sara Väyrynen
This country-specific Q&A provides an overview to Intellectual Property laws and regulations that may occur in Finland.
Sweden: International Arbitration
Published: October 2021
Authors: Jonas Löttiger Hans Forssell
This country-specific Q&A provides an overview to International Arbitration laws and regulations that may occur in Sweden.