Dr Falk Osterloh

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

Falk Osterloh is an associated partner based in Noerr’s Düsseldorf office who advises national and international companies and financial investors on national and cross-border M&A transactions, restructuring and corporate governance as well as on all aspects of corporate law. His activities also focus on advice to listed companies regardingon stock corporation law and capital markets law.

Expertise

  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Corporate
  • Stock corporation and capital market law

Career

  • Studied law at the University of Bonn
  • Doctoral thesis with Prof. Daniel Zimmer on capital markets law
  • Experience as a lawyer with a leading German law firm in Cologne
  • At Noerr since 2014
  • Admitted to the Düsseldorf Chamber of Lawyers

Selected Projects

  • Bridgepoint Development Capital: Advising PE investor Bridgepoint on the acquisition of cruise agency Kreuzfahrtberater.de (2017)
  • Vistra: Advising the corporate service provider on the takeover of German audit and tax ad-visory group optegra (2017)
  • Medical Properties Trust: Advising the trust on its acquisition (with a co-investor) of the clinic group AHG and the sale-and-lease-back of the real estate (2016)
  • Rail Cargo Group: Advising on the strategic takeover of the private railway company EBM Cargo GmbH (2015)
  • Medical Properties Trust: Advising the trust on its acquisition (with a co-investor) of the re-habilitation clinic group Median and the sale-and-lease-back of the real estate (2014/2015)

Memberships

  • German Lawyers’ Association (DAV)
  • German Corporate Lawyers Association (VGR)
  •  German-American Lawyers Association (DAJV)

Selected Publications

  • EU-Kommission schlägt Änderung der Aktionärsrechterichtlinie vor, GmbHR 2014, R145-R146
  • Entwurf der neuen Aktionärsrechterichtlinie veröffentlicht, AG 2014, R143-144
  • Holzmüller durch die Hintertür?, Finance-Magazin 04/2014, p. 64
  • Keine Entwarnung trotz geringerem Risiko Erlaubnispflichtiges Einlagengeschäft, Platow Recht Nr. 38/2014, p. 5
  • Überarbeitung der Aktionärsrechterichtlinie steht in den Startlöchern, AG 2014, R75-R77
  • Übernahme: Ohne Pflichtangebot haben Aktionäre keine Ansprüche, Finance-Magazin 09/2013, p. 72
  • Neuer Leitfaden bringt mehr Klarheit für Emittenten, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung vom 3. Juli 2013, p. 19
  • Europarichter weiten Pflicht zur Ad-hoc-Publizität aus (with Dr. Günter Seulen), Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung vom 4. Juli 2012, p. 19
  • European Lawyer Reference Series: Mergers & Acquisitions 2012 (with Rolf Koerfer, Dr. Günter Seulen, Dr. Christoph Niemeyer), Länderbericht Deutschland
  • Gutgläubiger Erwerb bei aufschiebend bedingter Übertragung von GmbH-Geschäftsanteilen, NZG 2011, pp. 495-497
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