Corporate / Capital Markets / M&A

Constantly changing markets, proceeding globalization and an increasing web of national and international regulations pose ever increasing challenges to enterprises. LLR supports companies and entrepreneurs comprehensively in all questions of corporate and capital market law. LLR strives for a goal-oriented and bespoke solution, which is geared towards the individual interests and position of the client. A team of experienced attorneys is at your disposal for this purpose, who themselves also perform board activities in companies and/or have experience as in-house lawyers.

LLR advises on the structuring of companies and M&A transactions. The spectrum of advice ranges from incorporation of companies and ongoing advice to succession structuring.

One focus is the preparation and coordination of general meetings of listed companies. LLR provides support beginning with the preparation, convening and practical planning to the holding and handling of the general meeting. If necessary, we also represent your interests in subsequent legal disputes.

A further focus is in the area of compliance. LLR supports companies in the development, optimization and integration of compliance management systems in order to avoid compliance violations from the start, which often have far-reaching consequences. In the event of compliance violations, LLR assists companies in asserting and defending claims in and out of court, and represents against supervisory and antitrust authorities.

In the area of financing, we support companies in structuring and implementing financing measures, whether in the national or international offering of shares, bonds or other financial assets or in subsequent capital increases and listings. We have extensive experience in drafting securities and investment prospectuses as well as in carrying out the approval procedure with BaFin and other European supervisory authorities. In addition, we advise on investment law issues, in particular with regard to the due diligence of target funds for investors.

Our clients include:
• Start-Ups
• Enterpreneurs
• Small and medium enterprises
• Listed stock corporations
• Managing directors, officers, and board members
• Pension plans and pension funds

We consult on:
• Incorporations of companies
• Shareholders’ meetings / annual general meetings
• M&A transactions
• Capital measures, in particular IPOs and VC financings
• Shareholder and financing agreements
• Exchange listings
• Prospectuses according to WpPG and VermAnlG
• Offer procedure according to WpÜG
• Support with being public, corporate governance / MAR
• Compliance

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