Dr Till Kosche

Rechtsanwalt (Lawyer), solicitor (England and Wales)
Partner
Practice Group: Corporate/Mergers & Acquisitions
Practice Group: Private Equity

Till Kosche advises German and foreign financial and strategic investors regarding M&A and private equity transactions. He has special expertise in complex multinational transactions. With respect to corporate matters, he has particular experience in complex joint ventures and restructurings.

Expertise

  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Private equity
  • Corporate law

Career

  • Legal studies at the University of Gießen
  • Experience abroad: Worked at Macfarlanes in London (UK) and Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in New York (USA)
  • At Noerr since 2002
  • Admitted to the Frankfurt am Main Chamber of Lawyers
  • Admitted as a solicitor (England and Wales)

Selected Projects

  • Wumei Technology: Advising on the acquisition of the Chinese operations of METRO Group
  • Fosun: Advising on the strategic public take over of Tom Tailor
  • Hankook Tire: Advising on the acquisition of the Reifen Müller Group
  • Micro Focus: Advising on the sale of its subsidiary SUSE to EQT Partners
  • Institutional Shareholder Services, Inc.: Advising on the acquisition of oekom research AG
  • Fosun: Advising Fosun and its joint venture Nanjing Nangang Iron & Steel United Co. Ltd. on the majority stake acquisition of the automotive supplier Koller Group
  • Shenyang Blue Silver Group: Advising on the acquisition of a majority stake in the Dürr Ecoclean Group
  • Dalian Energas Investment: Advising on the acquisition of RMG Messtechnik GmbH from Honeywell
  • RIB Software: Advising on the joint venture with Flex
  • AVIC: Advising on the acquisition of the Hilite Group from 3i
  • Wellspring Capital Management: Advising on the acquisition of Ampac Packaging and creation of a new packaging group by merging with the portfolio group Prolamina Corporation
  • Trifast PLC: Advising on the strategic acquisition of Kuhlmann Befestigungselemente GmbH & Co KG
  • Nanjang Guoyu: Advising on the acquisition of the assets of the Wilbert Group from the insolvency administrator Martin Lambrecht
  • Insolvency administrator: Advising insolvency administrator Tobias Hoefer on the sale of the assets of FPK Lightweight Technologies to IMR group
  • INEOS: Advising on the acquisition of the solvents business from Sasol
  • Chervon Group: Advising on the acquisition of the Flex Group
  • Xuzhou Construction Machinery Group: Advising in connection with a strategic partnership with Schwing Group
  • Daicel Corporation: Advising on the acquisition of US Group Special Devices, Inc.
  • Wellspring Capital Management: Advising on the acquisition of ThermaSys Corporation
  • Chart Industries, Inc.: Advising on the acquisition of the GOFA Group from GOFA Gocher Fahrzeugbau Holding GmbH
  • Ningbo Joyson Investment Holding Co., Ltd.: Advising on the acquisition of the automotive supplier Preh GmbH from Deutsche Beteiligungs AG

Distinctions

  • Recommended as a leading expert in M&A, Who's Who Legal Mergers & Acquisitions (2019)
  • He “excels in both the technical and commercial aspects of a deal” and “is pragmatic, efficient and on top of every detail of a project”, Who’s Who Legal Mergers & Acquisitions (2017)
  • Frequently recommended lawyer for M&A for years, JUVE Handbook (2018/2019)
  • Praised by competitors as a “good negotiator”, JUVE Handbook (2017/2018)
  • Recommended as a leading expert in M&A, Best Lawyers (2020)
  • Recommended as "notable practitioner" for M&A and Private Equity, IFLR1000 (2020)