Advising ABN Amro and its German subsidiary Bethmann Bank on the acquisition of Credit Suisse’s German private banking business
AEG Power Solutions
Acquisition of a stake in Skytron Energy, a provider for monitoring systems for megawatt-class photovoltaic power plants
Acquisition of the well-known mail-order and e-commerce companies of the Walz group
Advice on the sale of the SECOP Group to the major listed Japanese group Nidec
Advice on the purchase of banking house Neelmeyer
Advising on an international exchange of holdings with the competitor Holcim
Advising on the construction of a new tyre plant in Kaluga, Russia, with an annual output of about four million passenger tyres. Volume: 220 million €
Advice on the structured international tender process in connection with the sale of the majority of MBTech Group; advising on the interest of the Edenred Group in UNION TANK Eckstein
Advice on the acquisition of the GTS Central Europe Group, one of the leading providers of telecommunication services in Central and Eastern Europe; Volume: 546 million €
Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt (DLR)
Negotiation and structuring of the joint venture Spaceopal with the Italian state company group Finmeccanica (Telespazio); the European Commission awarded the contract for the operation of the Europe-an satellite navigation system Galileo to the joint venture
Global Fashion Group
Lead consulting on the formation of a global fashion e-commerce group by Kinnevik, Rocket, Access Industries, Tengelmann, Summit Partners and other investors. Volume: 2.7 billion €
Advice to the shareholders on Alibaba’s takeover of a majority stake in Southeast Asia’s leading shopping portal (awarded at the Asia-Legal-Awards as "M&A Deal of the Year: Southeast Asia")
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries
Advice on the worldwide merger with Hitachi of their respective thermal power operations. Volume: 8.5 billion €
Advising on the entry of United Internet, Holtzbrinck Ventures, strategic partnership with Philippines tele-communications group PLDT, the IPO and continuous financing rounds, M&A processes and reorganisation
Advice on joint venture with the Russian Sinara Group for the manufacture and distribution of modern regional trains for the Russian market
Advising on the sale of parts of its private equity portfolio to SwanCap Opportunities Fund SCS-SIF and advising UCB on its participation in the new SwanCap investment and asset management platform
Vonovia (formerly Deutsche Annington)
Advising both on the purchase of approx. 11,500 residential units managed by DeWAG for 970 million € and on the simultaneous integration of approx. 30,000 residential units of the Vitus Group worth 1.4 billion €; advising on the sale of some of the former Vitus portfolios to a subsidiary of LEG Immobilien AG
What others say about us
"Noerr stands out because all of its partners have great technical expertise, which they combine with their legal expertise. They are also easy to reach."
"The firm has a very commercial approach, a good team and comes up with creative solutions to problems even before they arise."
Clients in Chambers Europe, 2017
This highly recommended M&A practice enjoys a firm spot on the panels of numerous large companies, thanks to both practice management’s strategic foresight and a pragmatic approach to advice, which clients praise time and again.
JUVE Handbook, 2016/2017
Particularly regarding 'industry knowledge, creativity and focus', Noerr is at the highest level with its 'highly proactive' M&A team (...) that 'prioritises issues' and makes the collaboration 'pleasant even on a personal level'.
Legal 500, 2017