Hengeler Mueller

Private Equity Department

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Hengeler Mueller advises private equity firms in large buy-outs and in mid-cap transactions. Based on its longstanding experience in domestic as well as cross-border M&A it understands the specific challenges of private equity transactions.

The firm has outstanding sector and industry knowledge, particularly in regulated industries, and it is well connected with German industry and with small and medium-sized businesses. In close cooperation with its clients, the practice develops innovative and customised deal and financing structures. 

Hengeler Mueller advises on buy-side and sell-side transactions (public and private), providing support in direct investments, co-investments and joint ventures, and advise on the structuring and implementation of management participation programmes, and the refinancing of transactions.

The private equity practice is built on comprehensive expertise in ECM and financing which enables it to develop and handle complex exit structures, such as dual and triple track strategies.

Hengeler Mueller has a reputation for working in highly specialised teams and for providing exceptional transaction support. It is renowned for its commitment to go the extra mile, and for its ability to find solutions that simply work.