Following on the ranking in “Germany’s Best Lawyers 2019" in the category finance law, act legal Germany is now additionally listed as top law firm and its managing partner Dr. Sven Tischendorf, MBA as top lawyer for Mergers & Acquisitions and for Restructuring in the German business journal WirtschaftsWoche. Congratulations! Every year, the journal publishes an exclusive ranking of leading law firms and lawyers in Germany for Mergers & Acquisitions and Restructuring (inter alia).
For the category M&A, Handelsblatt Research Institute asked 4400 lawyers in 223 law firms to name their most renowned colleagues in antitrust and M&A law. Afterwards, a specialist jury evaluated the list resulting in the M&A ranking of 78 lawyers from 47 law firms.
This year’s jury consisted of Martin Schlag from Thyssenkrupp, Bettina Holzwarth from Bosch, Claas Westermann from RWE, Jan Eckert from ZF Friedrichshafen and Achim Schunder as branch manager of C.H.Beck.
Find the complete M&A ranking here (in German only).
For the category restructuring, Handelsblatt Research Institute asked 1000 lawyers in more than 90 law firms to name their most renowned colleagues in insolvency law and restructuring. The results were evaluated by the jury consisting of Thomas Harbrecht from Euler Hermes, Barbara Jürgens from Oldenburgische Landesbank, Karl Beck from Commerzbank, Wencke Mull from Atradius and Achim Schunder from C.H. Beck. The list recommends 53 lawyers in 35 law firms.
Find the complete restructuring ranking here (in German only).