Mergers & Acquisitions / Private Equity

For over 20 years, our experts have successfully advised on many national and international M&A transactions. POELLATH offers excellent, comprehensive, international expertise in legal counsel and optimal tax structuring advice on company acquisitions and sales, joint ventures and other transactions.


Our many years of experience have taught us that every transaction must be seen through the eyes of all parties involved. Transactional work involves advising on reorientation. Independent advice is just as important as economic understanding and practicable solutions. We know the challenges that all parties involved in a transaction must face. Whether you are an owner, management or customer, we provide our clients with comprehensive advice on such changes in orientation.

Transaction management involves more than just advice

Many of our experts are recognized as market leaders in national and international rankings. Our clients appreciate the added value we contribute to M&A transactions with our comprehensive advice. In particular, this includes legal and tax advice from a single source, our outstanding structuring expertise and innovative transaction structures, our profound knowledge of the market, our international network and independence in cross-border transactions, our experienced project management in complex deals and our solution-oriented, constructive negotiation and execution skills.

Our expertise extends, in particular, to the following areas of activity:


  • Private Equity Transactions

  • M&A

  • Management Participation Programs

  • Distressed M&A

  • M&A Litigation / Arbitration

  • Transaction Tax Law

  • Corporate Restructuring

  • Antitrust and Merger Control


  • Strategic M&A

  • Corporate VC

  • Growth Capital

  • Healthcare M&A

  • Banking M&A

  • Joint Venture

  • Data Protection

  • Foreign Trade Law