Noerr is one of the top European law firms with more than 500 professionals in Germany, Europe and the USA. We deliver real value to our clients by devising and handling the right solutions to complex and sophisticated legal matters. The Noerr difference is our unique combination of legal excellence, creative thinking, international experience and in-depth industry knowledge. Listed groups and multinational companies, large and medium-sized family businesses as well as financial institutions and international investors rely on us.
Together with our tax advisors, auditors and management consultants, we also develop sustainable solutions for finance and management by devising integrated solutions tailored to the specific requirements of our clients.
We understand the businesses of our clients: our experts have extensive experience in the industries they advise. Our sector groups range from automotive, energy, banking & finance, and insurance to healthcare, real estate and retail.
We guarantee top-level international legal advice with a network of top ranked “best friends” law firms all over the world. Noerr is the exclusive member firm in Germany for Lex Mundi, the leading network of independent law firms.
Capacity in Central and Eastern Europe
We are present with our own offices in all major capitals in Central and Eastern Europe. We regularly advise on greenfield investments, joint ventures, acquisitions and divestments in Central and Eastern Eu-rope by investors from all over the world. With more than 100 professionals, we are one of the top law firms in the region.
Shearman & Sterling has been advising many of the world's leading corporations and financial institutions, governments and governmental organisations for more than 140 years. We are committed to providing legal advice that is insightful and valuable to our clients. This has resulted in ground-breaking transactions in all major regions of the world.Our Capital Markets and Leveraged Finance lawyers have participated in some of the largest, most high-profile, innovative and complex cross border offerings and financings in Europe for over 40 years. Considered product and industry specialists, we place great emphasis in helping our client's achieve their business goals – this is at the forefront of everything we do. Globally integrated with local law support, we operate in all of the key financial centres around the world and are particularly known for advising on all financing streams, from bank and bond financings, to private equity exits, to restructurings. Our Capital Markets and Leveraged Finance practices are supported by key complimentary high quality practice groups, Private Equity, M&A, Regulatory, Antitrust and Competition, Tax, Litigation and Restructuring and Bankruptcy, ensuring we offer a full-service offering to match your every need. With highly ranked practices in all the major legal directories and league tables for debt, equity, high yield, and banking and finance, we advise issuers, underwriters and sponsors on inaugural and repeat high yield issuances, English and New York law governed leveraged bank and bond financings, initial public offerings, investment grade offerings, Yankee bonds, capital increases, privatisations and restructurings. Our team has a diverse client base that includes investment banks, corporates and private equity groups ranging across Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia and the US.
What happens when you combine complex data with human insight? When the certainty of the numbers is mixed with the scepticism of a trusted partner? When what you want to hear is tempered by what you need to know? Diligence becomes scrutiny. Facts become insights. And customers become lifelong partners. At Duff & Phelps, our combination of technical analysis and industry expertise is the difference that enhances value, helps our clients build businesses and gives them peace of mind when making important decisions. Our disciplined thought process helps us dig deep to challenge assumptions. And we strengthen our analysis through years of real-world application.In the end, it’s all about one thing: powering sound decisions.Duff & Phelps is the premier global valuation and corporate finance advisor with expertise in complex valuation, dispute and legal management consulting, M&A, restructuring, and compliance and regulatory consulting.Since 1932, clients have relied on Duff & Phelps for objective advice that addresses their most complex business needs. We serve publicly traded and privately held companies, law firms, government entities and investment organizations such as private equity firms and hedge funds. We also advise the world’s leading standard setting bodies on valuation issues and best practices.Duff & Phelps has more than 2,000 employees located around the world.
Livingstone is an international mid-market Mergers & Acquisitions and Debt Advisory firm completing 40 to 50 transactions each year, with deal values ranging from € 10m to € 250m plus. With offices in Germany, the United States, the United Kingdom, Spain and China, Livingstone is one of few mid-market M&A boutiques with an integrated international infrastructure capable of delivering immediate access to buyers, investors and opportunities across three continents.
We deliver expert corporate finance advice and practical help to successful entrepreneurs, major corporations and private equity investors from around the world through our teams in Europe, the United States and China,
We focus on five core industries, with dedicated teams across our offices serving the Business Services, Consumer, Healthcare, Industrial and Media & Technology sectors, drawing from our experience of closing over 700 transactions.
We accompany clients on their journeys, delivering informed, expert advice and hands-on support on everything from raising growth capital, acquisitions and sourcing sustainable debt, to the ultimate exit by way of sale, buy-out or IPO.
Each of our five teams fulfills a vital role within Livingstone Partners’ cross-border capability, offering access to local investment banking expertise for vendors seeking access to international buyers and investors, and for international acquirers seeking access to US, European and Chinese targets.
Our ability to provide clients with a seamless infrastructure for transatlantic deals is unique in the mid-market and supported by an exceptional track record in completing cross-border transactions.
Serafin is a Munich-based diversified group of companies, whose philosophy derives from more than 150 years of entrepreneurial tradition of the Haindl family. As early as 1849, the foundations were laid for an economic success story, preserving values and responsibility throughout generations.
Following the principle “Responsibility derived from tradition”, Serafin builds on a long-term partnership between customers, employees and shareholders. Serafin offers its group companies operational and strategic advice to support their future development.
With more than 2,900 employees and group companies located in Germany, Switzerland and the United Kingdom, Serafin currently generates an annual turnover of approx. €500 million.
NautaDutilh is an international law firm practising Dutch, Belgian, Luxembourg and Dutch-Caribbean law. The firm was founded in 1724 and is one of the largest in the Benelux region, with offices in Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Brussels, Luxembourg as well as in London and New York.
International - While its practice is anchored in the Benelux countries, NautaDutilh works with a substantial number of clients involved in cross-border and multi-jurisdictional transactions and proceedings. The firm works on a non-exclusive basis with leading law firms throughout the world.
Industry Expertise - NautaDutilh is active in a wide range of industries including Financial Institutions, Real Estate, Investment Funds, Private Equity, Life Sciences, Healthcare and Energy & Natural Resources. Multidisciplinary teams keep our sector expertise up to date.
Full Service - NautaDutilh is characterised by its significant Banking & Finance, Corporate and Dispute Resolution capabilities, strengthened by extensive other practice areas such as Employment, IP and Taxation.
Snapshot M&A/Private Equity/Investment Management - The Benelux Corporate M&A team has a significant track record in public M&A and also in advising on buying and selling of domestic and international private companies and businesses. A specific area of expertise is supporting private equity transactions as well as setting up and (re)structuring investment institutions and other pooling structures. The team also provides a broad range of advice on corporate and commercial matters with particular emphasis on corporate governance, reorganisations and international joint ventures.