SLB Kloepper Rechtsanwälte Tätigkeitsgebiete

Corporate Law / M&A

SLB Kloepper supports industrial clients, medium-sized businesses and financial investors engaged in mergers, acquisitions, public takeovers or joint ventures. Our strength is that we take the initiative and develop hands-on solutions for your project, particularly in the areas of German corporate law, company law and German equity transactions:

  • establishing and restructuring of corporations and partnerships (AG, GmbH, GmbH & Co. KG)
  • Corporate agreements (drafting, negotiating, revising)
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Shareholder Agreements with or without raising owner's equity or debts (private equity and venture capital investments, silent partnerships)
  • Advice and representation in corporate law disputes in Germany
  • Law on German foundations

Selection of major transactions

  • Advice to seller and management regarding the sale of shares in a listed manufacturing company of automotive equipment including subsidiaries in various European countries to an international investor.
  • Advice to seller and management of a listed company regarding the sale of the complete operative business including approval by an extraordinary shareholder to a US investor (telephone and IT sector; share deal).
  • Advice to an international US based investment group regarding grant of the senior loan to buyer in course of the acquisition of a large German based company (film and picture pro-duction business).
  • Advice to a bank regarding the sale of the majority of the shares in a listed company to an investor including approval by an extraordinary shareholder's meeting (software industry)
  • Advice to a bank regarding the acquisition of the assets of a trading company.
  • Advice to an international biotech fund regarding various capital investment rounds into a biotech startup.
  • Advice to the largest Bavarian investment fund regarding various investments into privately held companies; acting as trustee for the fund in various acquisitions and advice to the fund regarding its exit transactions.
  • Advice to a large German warehouse company regarding the investment into a privately held internet-based trading company.
  • Advice to the management of a stock corporation regarding the acquisition of shares of a private equity fund into the corporation (software industry).
  • Advice to management regarding Corporate Law and Capital Markets Law including draft of prospectus for enterprises issuing shares to the public (IPOs and SPOs) in various industry sections.
  • Advice to management regarding the sale of subsidiaries owning large real estate assets (share deal).
  • Advice to a major German bank regarding the acquisition of capital asset portfolios from various other banks (asset deals).
  • Advice to a Swiss investor regarding the acquisition of a participation in a German GmbH (life insurance firm; share deal).
  • Advice to management regarding the investment into a privately held software company (share deal).
  • Advice to owners of a large retail building complex concerning the restructuring of the finance structure.
  • Advice to the main shareholder in a privately held company regarding the acquisition of addi-tional shares (aircraft supplier; share deal).
  • Advice for more than 30 years to a Bavarian entrepreneur regarding his national and international major investments and transactions (f & b industry).
  • Advice to a Chinese investor regarding the acquisition of a Bavarian fashion firm (asset deal).
  • Advice to a semiconductor production firm concerning restructuring of the finance structure.

 

Contacts

Dr. Winfried Klöpper
T: +49 (0)89 51 24 27-0
F: +49 (0)89 51 24 27-25
E: kloepper@slb-law.de 

Dr. Christian B.A. Strassberger
T: +49 (0)89 51 24 27-0
F: +49 (0)89 51 24 27-25
E: strassberger@slb-law.de 

Dr. Oliver Baumann
T: +49 (0)89 51 24 27-0
F: +49 (0)89 51 24 27-25
E: baumann@slb-law.de 

Ferdinand Prinz zur Lippe M.A.
T: +49 (0)89 51 24 27-0
F: +49 (0)89 51 24 27-25
E: zurlippe@slb-law.de 

Ulrike Dörrie
T: +49 (0)89 51 24 27-0
F: +49 (0)89 51 24 27-25
E: doerrie@slb-law.de

Dr. Louis Rönsberg
T: +49 (0)89 51 24 27-0
F: +49 (0)89 51 24 27-25
E: roensberg@slb-law.de