With over 20 years of experience in the area of M&A, Prof Dr Hans-Georg Hahn is appropriately qualified to cover a broad range of legal advisory services. An important part of his work is providing comprehensive advice to corporate clients and medium-sized family businesses with regard to national and international acquisitions and sales of businesses, advising on MBOs and MBIs, as well as carrying out complex due diligence reviews. As an advisor to the public sector, he structures complex competitive bidding procedures and assists with privatisations and the formation of strategic partnerships. In new/start-up companies, Hans-Georg Hahn sits on various advisory boards, provides assistance with financing rounds, and negotiates shareholder and investment agreements. In summary, Hans-Georg Hahn’s main areas of activity include corporate law (law governing German limited liability companies, stock corporations and groups of companies), corporate disputes, and disputes in connection with acquisitions and their tax aspects.
Prof Dr Hans-Georg Hahn studied law in Göttingen (Germany), following which he received his doctorate for a thesis on product liability law. After graduating from university, he worked as an assistant to the chairman of the board of directors of a German insurance group. Hans-Georg Hahn was admitted to the German Bar in 1991; in 1997, he was additionally admitted to practise as a tax advisor. He joined the Legal and Tax Department of Arthur Andersen in Hanover (Germany) in 1993 and has worked for Luther or its predecessor firm since the year 2000.