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Provided by Christian von Sydow

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Partner Christian von Sydow advises clients on corporate law, mergers and acquisitions (M&A), private equity, restructuring, corporate conflict resolution and estate planning. Christian has represented a large number of international and German clients, strategic and financial investors in acquisitions and sales of businesses in Germany and internationally in cross-border matters. He represents clients in a variety of industries, including automotive supply, armaments, consumer electronics, energy, internet, optics, publishing, retail, software, technology and testing technology, and travel and tourism.

Has advised numerous companies during negotiations for and the establishment of international joint ventures. He has advised listed companies on structural and capital-related measures such as initial public offerings (IPOs), spin-offs, increases in capital with contributions in kind, and mergers with other listed companies. Advised clients on restructuring and acquisitions during crisis situations and when emerging from insolvency.

He represents clients in cases involving corporate conflict resolution and regularly acts as an arbitrator in cases of impaired M&A transactions. Also regularly advises on estate planning matters.

View more at: https://www.mwe.com/people/von-sydow-christian/

Professional Memberships

American Chamber of Commerce, co-chair of the Bavarian regional committee.

International Patrons of the Pinakothek, member of the board.

Stiftung Bayerisches Amerikahaus GmbH, chairman of the advisory board.

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Europe

Corporate/M&A: Mid-Market - Germany
5
Band 5

Christian von Sydow is an experienced adviser on M&A transactions, corporate law and restructurings as well as contentious issues in the corporate space. He is well versed in private equity deals, joint ventures and distressed M&A.

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U
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Henri Pieyre de Mandiargues
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3
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Germany

Capital Markets: Equity

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4
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4
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5
Christian von Sydow
5
Band 5
Healthcare

Stephan Rau
1
Stephan Rau
1
Band 1
Life Sciences

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4
Jana Grieb
4
Band 4
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5
Nikolaus von Jacobs
5
Band 5
Real Estate

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2
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2
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Oliver Lieth
4
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4
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3
Matthias Kampshoff
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