Robert Korndörfer

Rechtsanwalt (Lawyer)
Associated Partner
Practice Group: Corporate/Mergers & Acquisitions
Practice Group: Energy

Expertise

  • Corporate/M&A
  • Private Equity/Venture Capital

Career

  • Legal studies at the University of Leipzig and at the University La Laguna (Spain)
  • Research assistant with an international law firm in Frankfurt am Main
  • Experience in the legal department of Evonik Industries in Shanghai (China)
  • With Noerr since 2012 (2014-2018 Noerr London)
  • Admitted to the Berlin Chamber of Lawyers

Selected Projects

  • J. C. Flowers & Co. on the acquisition of HSH Nordbank as lead counsel
  • J. C. Flowers & Co. on the sale of Lunis Vermögensmanagement AG
  • Advised CDC and Transdev on joint venture with Rethmann Group
  • Advised Chinese Hailiang Group on acquisition of brass and copper divisions of KME Group
  • Advised comdirect bank AG on the sale of European Bank for Financial Services GmbH (ebase) to FNZ
  • Advised Pernod Ricard on the acquisition of a majority stake in Black Forest Destillers GmbH and on the agreement of a strategic partnership with the manufacturer of the well-known Monkey 47 Schwarzwald Dry Gin, a valued worldwide premium brand (2016)
  • Advised American Industrial Partners on the acquisition of the fasteners business from Anixter
  • EDF Group: on-going advice on corporate development in Germany (acquisition of a gas power station from Alpiq Group; R&D-cooperation with Stadtwerke Leipzig; acquisition of participation in e-mobility startup Ubitricity, diverse subsequent financing rounds)