Dr Björn Simon

Dr Björn Simon

Dr Björn Simon

Frankfurt a.M.

T +49 69 27229 11689

Industries Energy , Mobility & Logistics , Information Tech & Telecommunications

Areas of practice

Dr Björn Simon advises globally operating industrial and family enterprises as well as institutional investors on corporate, contract and capital market law issues. Furthermore, Dr Björn Simon has extensive experience in dealing with M&A transactions, in particular carve-outs and group restructurings.


After studying law and taking an additional course on economics at the Universities of Bayreuth (Germany) and Heidelberg (Germany), Dr Simon obtained a doctorate in capital markets law from the University of Heidelberg. He initially worked as a lawyer for a leading German law firm and then as a corporate lawyer and management consultant in the investment banking department of a private German bank. He then worked in the Corporate/M&A department of an international law firm and joined Luther in 2020.

Honors and distinctions
  • JUVE Guide 2019/2020: Listed under "Frequently Recommended" in "Corporate Law" (first listed in 2016/2017)
  • The Legal 500 Germany 2023: Recommended in "M&A - Mid-sized Deals (-€500m)" (first listed in 2019, "Our contact at Luther is Dr Björn Simon, whom we already know very well from previous professional positions. The advice is of the highest professional standard, effective, fast and practice-oriented. Dr Simon works extremely reliably and is very client-oriented.")
  • Best Lawyers 2024: Recommended in "Mergers and Acquisition Law" (first recommended in 2020)