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Areas of Practice

Investments and Cross-border trade

We assist foreign manufacturers, service suppliers and investors with the establishment of companies and joint ventures and M&A as well as compliance with regulatory requirements such as prior notifications, screening procedures, obtaining approvals, permissions, licences, and registrations.


Processing of almost all types of model contracts and model letters according to international standards. Drafting according to the wishes and needs of the parties. Assistance in contract negotiations, contract conclusion, contract variations and contract termination. Documentation, claims and contract management. Translations English / Japanese.

Corporate Law

All common services relating to corporations and partnerships, in particular incorporation, corporate governance, re-organization, acquisition of shares, capital measures, dividend payments, dissolution and liquidation. Compliance. Company acquisitions. Legal Due Diligence. Assumption of executive and supervisory mandates in corporations. Interim Management.

Commercial law

All legal aspects and contracts related to the distribution of goods and services, OEM contracts, joint venture contracts, product liability, financing, real estate law.

Employment Law

Management service contracts, employment contracts. Company rules and handbooks.

Construction law

General contractor contracts, EPC contracts (thermal power plants, solar power plants), consortium contracts, subcontractor contracts, construction contracts , service contracts (insulation, scaffolding, painting, replacement. etc) purchase and works contract law according to civil code, VOB and international contract standards (FIDIC, ENAA, nec4, LOGIC)  in all project phases. Ship construction. Claims and Contracts Management.

Privacy and Data Usage

We support with privacy organization, privacy agreements, data usage agreements, company policies and employee related data protection, international data transfer, confidentiality clauses, privacy declarations and consents.

International litigation

We represented parties in front of German courts and private arbitration tribunals and coordinate and support civil litigation before foreign courts and private arbitration tribunals in cooperation with external counsels.