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
  • Best Lawyers (2023): Award in "Mergers and Acquisition Law" 
  • The Lawyer 500 Germany (2022): Recommended in M&A and Corporate Law (‘Our contact person at Luther is Björn Simon, whom we know very well from previous professional positions. The advice is professional at the highest level, effective, fast and practice-oriented. Simon works extremely reliably and is very client-oriented.’)
  • Best Lawyers (2022): Award in "Mergers and Acquisition Law" (since 2020)
  • Handelsblatt Award “Germany’s Best Lawyers” (2020): Award in "corporate law"
  • JUVE Guide (2016/2017, 2017/2018, 2018/2019 and 2019/2020): frequently recommended lawyer in the area of corporate law