Herfurth & Partner advises companies in all their questions relating to development and structure. Our clients include family-owned companies, multi-corporate enterprises, German companies, which maintain interests abroad and foreign companies in Germany. Our experience cover companies law, restructuring, competition law, commercial law and the laws relating to corporate groups. Our legal practice deal with various corporate models in its work, including the private limited company (GmbH), limited commercial partnership (KG), limited partnership with a limited liability company as a general partner (GmbH & Co KG), public company (AG), European public company, silent partnership and various fund models.
Our firm has furnished legal advice in a large number of incorporations, share acquisitions, structuring and corporate acquisitions in various branches. We have also provided legal advice in various international corporate structuring and claims for foreign clients.
We furnish advice on the following essential sectors within corporate law
- Share Acquisition
- Change of Shareholder
- Business Management
- Board of Directors and Advisory Council
- Corporate Governance
- Participation management
- Participation financing
- Mergers & Acquisitions, Corporate Acquisitions
A large number of our lawyers participate actively in associations as well as working committess dealing with corporate law. Ulrich Herfurth is the state executive of the association for family-owned enterprises-ASU in Lower Saxony.
We offer special consultation packages for the incorporation, administration, evaluation and acquisition of companies. Details relating to the same can be found at:
The administration of Companies
Evaluation and Due Diligence exercise of companies
The purchase of companies
Publications and Conferences
Herfurth & Partner has issued numerous articles relating to corporate acquisition and corporate succession. In addition, the firm organises seminars and conferences relating to corporate law on a regular basis. The ministry of trade and economics in Lower Saxony has appointed our firm to publish a handbook on doing business in Germany for the benefit of foreign companies.
This handbook contains comprehensive information on the most important elements on commercial and business and can be found at:
Clients & Projects
Our law firm has, through the years, worked with numerous clients in the area of corporate law. Herfurth & Partner has participated in more than 50 transactions in various sectors and dealing with sums between 1.0 and 100 million Euros in the last years.
The lawyers in our firm work in competence-related teams. We are happy to introduce the lawyers working in the area of corporate law. Each land and region is supervised by a lawyer with the relevant language competence (Country Desk).