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Achim Herfs

Munich, Germany Europe Guide 2021 Ranked in 1 departments
Ranked in : Corporate/M&A: High-end Capability
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Corporate/M&A: High-end Capability - Germany

Band 5

Achim Herfs is valued by one client for his advice, describing it as "absolutely solution-oriented and always in the very best interest of the client." He rises in the rankings due to his increasing presence on high-profile public takeovers and advice to shareholders on investments.
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Corporate partner. Achim advises listed companies on capital markets transactions, corporate restructurings and M&A transactions, as well as corporations and their bodies on general capital markets and stock corporation law, including the support of general meetings, and internal investigations. Furthermore, he advises issuers and banks on capital markets transactions, including IPOs, rights offerings, share placements without pre-emptive rights and block trades, as well as the issuance of convertible bonds and high yield bonds.

Career

Admitted in Germany 1993; admitted as Attorney-at-law in New York, USA, 1993; Hengeler Mueller, Munich and Frankfurt, Germany, associate 1993-1997, partner 1997-2016; Kirkland & Ellis International LLP, Munich, Germany, partner 2016 to present.

Personal

University of Munich, Germany (First State Examination 1988); Higher Regional Court of Munich, Germany (Second State Examination 1991); Cornell University Law School, Ithaca, USA (LL.M. 1992); University of Munich, Germany (Dr. jur. 1994).

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Maximilianstrasse 11

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