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Dr. Thomas Peschke

Rechtsanwalt, Partner

About Thomas

Thomas is a Partner specialising in Corporate and M&A. In particular, he advises national and international groups on M&A transactions, on the formation of joint ventures and on corporate reorganisations. Thomas steered and coordinated various domestic and international due diligence projects and led the negotiations in numerous M&A transactions on sell-side as well as on buy-side. For more than 12 years Thomas has been advising domestic and international wholesalers as well manufacturing companies in M&A transactions. Thomas has a particular focus on the retail sector.

Education

Partner at Pinsent Masons, since December 2017

Lawyer with the legal arm of an international Big4 audit firm, Düsseldorf, 2007, since 2013 as partner in Corporate/M&A

Lawyer at a renowned German law firm, Düsseldorf, 2005

Doctorate in law, Eberhard Karls University Tübingen, 2005

Admission as Lawyer (Rechtsanwalt), 2005

Studied law at University Saarbrücken, Université de Lausanne (Switzerland) and University of Bonn

Experience

  • Advising a leading international food wholesale group on a regular basis on domestic and international M&A transactions as well as corporate reorganisations
  • Advising a large German retail and tourism company on several domestic and international M&A transactions as well as on corporate reorganisations
  • Advising an international beverage producer and wholesaler on a regular basis on the acquisition of participations in Germany as well as on questions regarding corporate and commercial law
  • Advising a leading Japanese technology group on numerous acquisitions of sales and distribution companies and software businesses as well as on corporate reorganisations
  • Advising numerous Chinese investors on the acquisition of consumer goods and automotive businesses
  • Advising different insolvency administrators on the sale of distressed assets in the automotive sector as well as on questions regarding corporate and commercial law
  • Advising numerous international industrial groups on domestic and cross-border reorganisations, in particular cross-border mergers

Publications/Speaking Engagements

Thomas is visiting lecturer at Hochschule Fresenius, Cologne