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Prof. Dr. Christian Decher

Of Counsel

Mergers and acquisitions |

Extensive expertise in objection proceedings and assessments

Competitor testimony, JUVE 2015/2016

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About Prof. Dr. Christian Decher

Christian advises listed companies and their major shareholders in all areas of corporate and capital markets law.

He has particular experience of dealing with cross-border and national business combinations and other major structural changes of publicly listed companies, including the respective corporate litigation and appraisal proceedings, as well as giving boardroom advice.

He has authored publications on German stock corporation law and the Transformation Act, and a range of articles on aspects of corporate law, such as corporate governance and corporate litigation.

He speaks German and English.



  • University of Cologne, Germany (Dr jur)

Professional memberships

  • Commercial Law Committee (Handelsrechtsausschuss) of the German Bar Association (Deutsche Anwaltverein)

Additional responsibilities

  • Lecturer at Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
  • Frequently lectures at conferences on cross-border combinations, corporate restructurings and other corporate law issues