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About Dr. Mesut Korkmaz

Mesut primarily advises corporate clients and financial investors on domestic and international mergers and acquisitions, public takeovers, corporate restructurings as well as general corporate and capital market law matters.

He speaks German, English and Turkish.

Recent work

  • Advising KKR on the delisting tender offer to the shareholders of Axel Springer SE
  • Advising RWE AG on the refocusing of its activities in connection with the asset swap with E.ON SE, including the sale of a majority stake in innogy SE, the acquisition of E.ON’s and innogy’s renewables business as well as the aquisition of a minority stake in E.ON SE
  • Advising ADLER Real Estate AG on the sale of its majority stake in Accentro Real Estate AG
  • Advising London Stock Exchange Group on its proposed business combination with Deutsche Börse AG
  • Advising Vonovia SE on the unsolicited public tender offer for Deutsche Wohnen AG
  • Advising E.ON SE on the sale of Energy from Waste (EEW) 
  • Advising EQT on the acquisition of audibene GmbH

Qualifications

University education

  • University of Bonn (Law)
  • University of Cologne (Dr. iur.)
  • London School of Economics and Political Science (LL.M.)

Professional qualifications

  • Rechtsanwalt, Germany

Publications

  • EWiR 2019, 105 - 106 Zur Vereinbarung der Einholung eines bindenden Schiedsgutachtens über Schadensersatzansprüche gegen ein Vorstandsmitglied, Anmerkung zu OLG München, Urt. v. 09.08.2018 – 23 U 1669/17

  • WM 2017, 222 - 228 Wandelschuldverschreibungen bei der Übernahme börsennotierter Gesellschaften

  • GWR 2014, 324 Gesellschaftsvertragliche Ausscheidensregelung bei Simultaninsolvenz von KG und Komplementärin, Anmerkung zu BGH, Urt. v. 08.05.2014 – I ZR 217/12

  • Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft, Baden-Baden 2014, 328 pages Die Doppelinsolvenz bei der Kommanditgesellschaft