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Dr. Torsten Bergau, LL.M. (New York University)

Rechtsanwalt, Partner

About Torsten

Torsten specialises in M&A transactions and corporate law. He regularly advises clients in German and international M&A, private equity and venture capital transactions. He also has a longstanding experience in representing clients in shareholder disputes and general corporate matters. In every year since 2014 Torsten has been selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in Germany, as published in the German financial newspaper Handelsblatt. He has numerous publications and speaking engagements on M&A related and corporate issues.


Partner at Pinsent Masons, since 2016

Associate/Partner at a German law firm, 2003

Doctorate in law, University of St. Gallen (HSG) (Switzerland), 2003

Associate at a German law firm, 2001

Admission as Rechtsanwalt, 2001

Master of Laws (LL.M.), New York University (USA), 2000

Studied law at Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nürnberg


Publications/Speaking Engagements

  • Praxishandbuch Unternehmenskauf. Recht, Steuern, Finanzen, Bewertung, Prozess. Bergau (Ed.) Berlin/Boston: De Gruyter, 2015. (Editor and co-author)