December 1, 2022

Volume XII, Number 335

Dr. Franz Schaefer, LL.M.

Dr. Franz Schaefer is a partner in the firm’s Munich office and admitted as a German Rechtsanwalt and attorney at law in the state of New York. He advises German and international corporate clients on:

  • formation of joint ventures, including suitable dispute resolution mechanisms;

  • corporate restructurings, in particular in connection with an initial public offering or the formation of a joint venture (inter alia through carve-outs, mergers, de-mergers, and legal conversions);

  • general corporate matters, in particular related to publicly listed companies, such as the holding of general meetings (Hauptversammlungsrecht) and compliance with capital market regulations;

  • mergers and acquisitions (“M&A”) transactions, in particular with respect to business-to-business manufacturing and new technology sectors.

  • setting up management participation programs for portfolio transactions

Dr. Schaefer also provides regular advice to various private equity/restructuring/distressed funds, both with respect to their M&A activities and on their portfolio management.

Clients praised him as “circumspect and dedicated” in JUVE German Commercial Law Firms 2018.

Articles in the National Law Review database by Dr. Franz Schaefer, LL.M.