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Corporate Law

In a practice-oriented approach, we advise companies of all legal forms, in particular listed corporations, medium-sized and family-owned companies from our broad range of clients, regarding corporate law structuring and developments. Together with our clients, we find pragmatic solutions for all corporate law issues arising from their company or group. Our legal advisors have a particularly thorough tax, business and procedural understanding. In close cooperation with further consulting divisions of the WTS Group, we offer comprehensive advice at the interface of tax and corporate law, our aim being to develop innovative and tailor-made solutions for our clients.

Our consulting services at a glance:

We advise our clients right from the beginning, supporting them in choosing a suitable legal form and assisting with company formation and registration. Within their operational business, we support our clients in the implementation of capital measures, as well as in drafting and amending articles of association and rules of procedure. We help setting up joint ventures drafting respective agreements, we are advisors to shareholders and other bodies, and we handle all legal matters related to corporate processes and changes including all aspects of shareholders’ meetings and changes in board and/or shareholders. It goes without saying that our scope of services also includes legal advice regarding liquidation procedures.

With utmost commitment we render comprehensive legal advice to our clients within the scope of national and cross-border corporate restructuring projects of all sizes. We provide guidance and support in mergers, demergers and changes of legal form. In addition to our legal expertise, we also draw upon our experience and knowledge from further disciplines in the WTS Group.

Working closely together with our tax law experts, we support our clients in the drafting of control agreements, profit-and-loss transfer agreements and other intercompany contracts, as well as in all legal and tax-related matters in this regard. These services also include legal advice on all matters relating leases of operations and operational transfers.

We provide our clients with comprehensive support and advice in the field of mergers and acquisitions as well as in company sales. Our expertise in this area ranges from preparatory consultations, structuring and examination to contract drafting and negotiation, implementation support and follow-up consultation. In addition to the legal preparation and structuring of transactions, our range of services includes, in particular, efficient legal due diligence work, preparation of legal expert opinions as well as company sale and purchase agreements and post-closing support. Moreover, we also offer our clients competent and careful advice on special projects such as bidding procedures, joint ventures, management buy-outs/buy-ins, acquisition of insolvent companies or cross-border transactions.

Main Contact
Thomas Melcher
Partner
Lawyer, Certified Tax Consultant, Tax Attorney
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Main Contact
Ivo Ziganke
Partner
Lawyer
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Corporate Law is a service of WTS Legal Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH.

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