Handelsblatt/Legal Success - Best Lawyers: Top commercial lawyers in Germany, (June 2012)

The American publisher 'Best Lawyers' identified a list of leading commercial lawyers in more than 40 practice areas to be published exclusively in the German Handelsblatt. The research team interviewed renowned experts for their recommendations on which lawyers outside their own legal team they would refer work to, if they could not take on the client themselves. More than half of P+P partners are listed as leading experts in Germany, often in more than one practice area.
In addition, the following lawyers have been named "Best Lawyers' 2012 Lawyers of the Year":
Matthias Bruse as 'Munich Corporate Lawyer of the Year'; Reinhard Pöllath as 'Munich Mergers and Acquisitions Lawyer of the Year" and Thomas Töben as 'Berlin Tax Lawyer of the Year'.
P+P professionals are ranked as follows: