Jermaine A. Washington

Jermaine A. Washington

Associate, Corporate; Mergers and Acquisitions


Dr. Jermaine Washington represents corporate clients and private equity firms in connection with a wide range of M&A transactions, including inbound and outbound investments and other transactions. He also advises on global foreign investment control review processes and filings in the context of corporate transactions.

Dr. Washington’s experience includes advising:

  • a consortium led by Energy Infrastructure Partners on the acquisition of approximately 20% of Fluxys Group, an operator of gas pipelines and LNG terminals across Europe, from Canadian pension fund Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ) and its partnership with Publigas SA, which owns approximately 77% of Fluxys Group;
  • phenox and its shareholders, including health care private equity investor SHS, on the sale of phenox to Wallaby Medical for a total consideration of €500 million, including milestone payments;
  • PayPal, Inc., along with The Carlyle Group Inc., on a US$100 million investment in Shopware AG;
  • Færch Group and its owner, A.P. Møller Holding, on the acquisition of PACCOR Group from U.S. private equity firm Lindsay Goldberg;
  • Visa Inc. on its US$2.2 billion acquisition of Tink AB; and
  • Corning Incorporated on its acquisition of substantially all of the Communication Markets division of 3M.

Dr. Washington has been repeatedly named to Best Lawyers’ Ones to Watch list (including 2023). He is a member of the firm’s German Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee.



  • Second State Exam, Higher Regional Court of Berlin, 2021
  • First State Exam, University of Bayreuth, 2017


  • Frankfurt am Main


  • English
  • German

Jermaine A. Washington

Associate, Corporate; Mergers and Acquisitions