Schalast recommended in the 2019 Edition of IFLR for M&A in Germany
The M&A Team of Schalast is recommended by the renowned international directory IFLR 1000 for M&A in Germany. Expressly mentioned are Prof. Dr. Christoph Schalast ("Professor Schalast provides very valuable advice, considering not only legal aspects but also business aspects. He is very strong in understanding the business"; "Knows the industry, knows the business; very strong commercial understanding, and very accessible"), Gregor Wedell, LL.M. ("Excellent English, good local knowledge of marketplace and very sound and practical advice") as well as – in particular with respect to the intersection between Corporate and Banking – Kristof Schnitzler, LL.M. and Dr. Andreas Walter, LL.M. ("Excellent lawyers, practical and good price and quality").
For its directory, IFLR accesses hundreds of interviews with partners from the world's leading law firms as well as over 60,000 client recommendations.
Apart from a few exceptions, all recommended law firms besides Schalast are major international law firms.
Schalast's M&A Team significantly expended its transaction activities in recent years and has been involved in many national and international transactions. Currently the team consists of three experienced partners and six associates.
The team does not only advises on transactions, but also continuously advises companies of all sizes on all emerging corporate and commercial law issues.