Jens Hörmann

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Jens has been advising on M&A and private equity transactions for 20 years, also in the infrastructure and healthcare sectors. Furthermore, he has a great deal of experience in carve-out situations. He is regularly listed and recommended in relevant rankings. Clients particularly appreciate his reliability, competence and the consistently high quality of his advice. Jens’ clients include well-known insurance companies, financial investors and strategists.

He is co-head of the M&A department and author of various publications. Since 2007 he has been a lecturer on M&A at the University of Muenster and co-founder of the “Münchner M&A Forum e.V.”.



  • Joined POELLATH in 2000
  • Co-Founder of Munich M&A Forum e.V. (
  • Lecturer for M&A at University of Muenster (since 2007)
  • Admitted to bar in 2000
  • Studied law in Konstanz
German, English
„The internationally re­nowned Jens Hörmann comes highly recom­mended by sources for his significant exper­tise in public takeover transactions.“
Who’s Who Legal Global M&A and Governance
“The highly experienced Jens Hörmann is a ‘very pragmatic’ law­yer who excels at advising companies on high-value M&A transactions.”
Who’s Who Legal Germany
“recommended for his outstanding M&A practice”
Who’s Who Legal Germany
“deep experience in M&A...invaluable knowledge of private equity transactions”
Who’s Who Legal Corporate M&A
“esteemed M&A lawyer”
Who’s Who Legal Germany


Jens Hörmann
Attorney-at-Law (Germany)