• Good to see what has allready been achieved. Better to know what still needs to be done.
  • Precision, perfect timing and an eyefor what matters.
  • Doing the right thing at the right time.That's what seperates the best from the rest.
  • Achieving your goalswith a reliable partnerby your side.

Corporate acquisitions

Our M&A specialists provide you with professional advice in all phases of the transaction.

  • Design and optimisation of the transaction structure from a legal and taxation viewpoint - implementation of practical advance structuring measures
  • Process planning to ensure efficiency and legal certainty
  • Coordination of the negotiation strategy - definition and harmonisation of economic, legal and tax-related interests and objectives
  • Design of all contracts  - taking all aspects of the transaction into account
  • Preparation/ implementation of due diligence and preparation of "bank-safe" legal opinions - elaboration of solid decision bases
  • Support / guidance of contractual negotiations - creative implementation of objectives
  • Incorporation of the negotiation results  - efficient contract amendment
  • Support in the closing and integration phase - comprehensive post-merger advice


Luther has an experienced team of specialists who provide legal and taxation advice in complex processes such as:

  • Cross-border transactions
  • Structured bidding processes
  • Privatizations
  • Management buy outs - management buy ins
  • Acquisition financing
  • Private equity and venture capital investments/ seed financing, pre-IPO financing etc.
  • Joint ventures


Our clients

  • Small and medium sized enterprises, family-owned enterprises
  • National and multinational corporate groups
  • Listed companies
  • Public sector enterprises
  • Private equity companies


Dr. Thomas Kuhnle, Partner
Phone +49 711 9338 19193