KWM in Germany

KWM Europe Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH (KWM) is a law firm founded in 2017 and having its seat in Frankfurt am Main, Germany.

We advise our clients on all legal aspects of M&A and other corporate finance transactions at the highest standard. We find pragmatic answers to the legal challenges our clients are facing. All German Partners are specialised with different focuses on corporate and finance transactions and have in average 20 years of experience in the areas of M&A, Private Equity, Finance and Restructuring. Our team accompanies investors, issuers, corporates and private clients as well as financial institutions in all kinds of corporate finance transactions and also gives advice on tax and capital-market related aspects of such transactions.

Our integrated and multidisciplinary approach and the seamless integration into the international law firm King & Wood Mallesons, with far more than 2000 lawyers in 27 locations all over the world, allows us to advise mid-cap clients, financial investors or international corporates in both cross-border as well as national transactions or financing operations. Professionalism, excellence, an amicable and partner-like interaction with each other and a business-oriented approach in our advice characterize how we work.

Most partners have been working together for years on transaction and all partners are supported by a well-coordinated team that has grown together over the years.

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KWM Europe Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH

KWM Europe Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH (“KWM Europe”) is a member of the King & Wood Mallesons network and the partners and staff at the German office of KWM Europe work seamlessly with the rest of the King & Wood Mallesons network. See for more information. KWM Europe is a separate and independent entity from the entity that was formerly called King & Wood Mallesons LLP (which went into administration on January 17th, 2017 and subsequently changed its name to “QSP Residual Recoveries LLP”). Under the transfer agreement regarding the acquisition of certain assets from QSP Residual Recoveries LLP it was agreed that KWM Europe neither continues the operations of, nor assumes any responsibility for the obligations of, QSP Residual Recoveries LLP. See for more information.