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Skadden’s German practice has a particular focus on M&A, private equity, capital markets, banking and restructuring transactions as well as on high-end corporate governance, compliance and general corporate matters. We also have significant experience in dispute resolution, antitrust, tax and employment law.

Our lawyers, who counsel on both U.S. and German law, regularly advise multinationals, German-listed companies, German mid-cap companies, institutional investors, private equity firms, insurance companies and financial institutions.

Skadden has one of the leading integrated U.S. and European practices with dedicated U.S. and local law experience in key European jurisdictions. Our European practice extends to six offices (Brussels, Frankfurt, London, Moscow, Munich, Paris) in all major financial centres, operating as a seamless group without jurisdictional boundaries and delivering high-quality transactional legal services across all practice groups.

Our partners in Germany consistently are ranked highly in all major legal publications, such as Chambers Europe, The Legal 500 EMEA and JUVE, and we were named “Law Firm of the Year: Frankfurt” by JUVE in October 2013. The Financial Times awarded Skadden the highest score in the area of “Legal Expertise” in its 2013 European “Innovative Lawyers” report. Skadden was commended in particular for innovative work in the corporate, finance, dispute resolution and client services categories.

Skadden is a founding member of the German association Pro Bono Deutschland e.V.

We are currently looking for qualified first-year associates and referendars for all main practice groups in Germany. For further information, please click here.

Skadden, Arps, is one of the largest international law firms in the world, with approximately 1,600 attorneys working in 23 offices across four continents. Our German offices are located in Frankfurt am Main and Munich. The Frankfurt office also has an affiliated notary's office.

We advise domestic and international clients in all major aspects of corporate law. We focus on advising in complex M&A, capital markets (including IPOs) and financing transactions. We also provide corporate governance and compliance, banking and finance, restructuring (including insolvency and pre-insolvency), antitrust, real estate, employment law and tax advice. The lawyers in our German offices advise on German and U.S. law.

Through our international offices, we offer advice in all major financial centres.

For further information on recruiting and legal training for our German practice, please click here.

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Contacts for Applications

Frankfurt: Dr. Johannes Kremer (hr-frankfurt@skadden.com)
Munich: Dr. Lutz Zimmer (hr-muenchen@skadden.com)