In this section, we identify 27 of the country’s leading investment management specialists. The lawyers listed have significant expertise advising institutions, private equity firms, pension funds, venture capital funds and private investors on the full gamut of fund-related issues, including formation, tax and regulatory matters.
In this section, we identify eight leading expert witnesses active in international arbitral proceedings.
Twenty-six leading practitioners are highlighted in this chapter for their top-tier work in the field. This includes advising on a range of matters such as rescue, reconstruction and insolvency procedures, financings, financial restructurings, leveraged buyouts, administrations, rehabilitations, receiverships, liquidations, structuring workouts and turnarounds, and offering advice to companies both in and out of bankruptcy proceedings.
We list 45 lawyers for their expertise in real estate financing, transactions, portfolio and asset management and tax and structuring matters.
We list 51 lawyers for their expertise in life sciences, including advising on the manufacturing, licensing and distribution of pharmaceuticals and medical products including issues relating to product liability litigation and patent licensing and protection.
The following 26 individuals are considered leading experts in Germany when it comes to advising boards of directors of listed companies and substantial privately held entities with respect to the most difficult and sensitive corporate disclosure, governance and policy issues.
We highlight 16 leading competition economists for their exceptional work in the field, analysing a variety of issues that arise in antitrust cases such as defining relevant markets, assessing the ease and likelihood of entry, performing complex merger simulations, evaluating merger-related efficiencies and estimating damages.
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Nominees have been selected based upon comprehensive, independent survey work with both general counsel and private practice lawyers worldwide. Only specialists who have met independent international research criteria are listed.