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Hendrik Hirsch

Dr. Hendrik Hirsch


CMS Hasche Sigle
Neue Mainzer Straße 2–4
60311 Frankfurt
Languages German, English, Spanish

Hendrik Hirsch focuses on corporate law and mergers and acquisition. He has more than 15 years of experience in advising national and international clients on cross-border as well as domestic transactions. This includes sell side and buy side mandates as well as advice on joint ventures, restructurings and corporate law matters. Since 2015, Hendrik has been heading the excellence cluster "Industry and M&A" at CMS.

Hendrik joined CMS in 2001 and has been a partner since 2007.

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  • 1999 - 2001: Trainee lawyer in Berlin, including placements at CMS Germany and the Berlin Court of Appeal
  • 1997/1998: Doctorate under the supervision of Dr Peter Hommelhoff (1997/1998) with a Ph.D. scholarship of Arbeitskreises Wirtschaft und Recht im Stifterverband für die Deutsche Wissenschaft
  • Until 1997: Law studies in Heidelberg, research assistant at the Institute for Financial Sciences (Prof. Manfred Rose)
  • 1993 - 1994: Studies abroad at Carleton University / Ottawa, Canada
  • 1991 - 1993: Law studies in Heidelberg
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  • Der Erwerb eigener Aktien - unter Berücksichtigung der Bilanzierung eigener Aktien, 2004
  • Der Squeeze-Out - ein neues Rechtsinstitut im Aktienrecht, CMS-Report 2002
  • Voraussetzung des Widerrufs eines Bestätigungsvermerks, Die Wirtschaftsprüfung 2001, p. 606 f
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CMS ad­vises Bobst Group of Switzer­land on ac­quis­i­tion of stra­tegic ma­jor­ity...
The Bobst Group SA, which is based in Mex (Switzer­land), has taken a stra­tegic ma­jor­ity share­hold­ing (51%) in CITO-SYS­TEM GmbH of Schwaig near Nurem­berg. A CMS team headed by lead part­ner Dr Hendrik Hirsch ad­vised the Bobst Group on all leg­al as­pects of t
06 April 2020
CMS ad­vised Har­ald Quandt In­dus­trieb­eteili­gun­gen GmbH
An in­ter­na­tion­al team of CMS Switzer­land, Ger­many, France and Spain as well as Nix­on Pe­abody LLP (USA) un­der the lead of Alain Raemy (CMS Switzer­land) has ad­vised Har­ald Quandt In­dus­trieb­eteili­gun­gen GmbH, a Ger­man prin­cip­al in­vest­ment firm of the fam­ily
CMS ad­vises PMG Mit­tel­stands­Gruppe GmbH on ac­quis­i­tion of ma­jor­ity stake...
PMG Mit­tel­stands­Gruppe GmbH has ac­quired a ma­jor­ity of the shares in GDS Präzi­sion­szer­spanungs GmbH from the two found­ing share­hold­ers. The deal was con­duc­ted through one of its funds, PMG II Ver­mö­gensan­la­gen GmbH & Co. KG. The fin­an­cial de­tails of the tr
Feel­good Shop sold to BioneXX Hold­ing, an e-com­merce plat­form con­trolled...
The share­hold­ers in Feel­good Shop B.V., a lead­ing on­line shop for food sup­ple­ments in the Ger­man-speak­ing coun­tries, have sold all their shares to the Bionexx Group as part of a suc­ces­sion plan. The buy­er already holds GSE Ver­treib, na­tur­ity and FIT­NE in
28 January 2020
CMS ad­vised GRAPHA-Hold­ing AG on the ac­quis­i­tion of POLY­DATA AG
An in­ter­na­tion­al team of CMS Switzer­land, Aus­tria and Ger­many un­der the lead of Stefan Brunnsch­weiler (CMS Switzer­land) has ad­vised GRAPHA-Hold­ing AG, a single-fam­ily of­fice and hold­ing com­pany for vari­ous in­dus­tri­al activ­it­ies, on the ac­quis­i­tion of all
CMS ad­vises Har­ald Quandt In­dus­trieb­eteili­gun­gen on mer­ger of pipe in­spec­tion...
A CMS team headed by lead part­ner Dr Hendrik Hirsch ad­vised HQIB on all leg­al as­pects of the trans­ac­tion. CMS also ad­vised HQIB on struc­tur­ing and set­ting up the in­dus­tri­al hold­ing com­pany...
CMS ad­vises pub­licly lis­ted Illinois Tool Works Inc. on the sale of its...
A CMS team led by part­ner Dr. To­bi­as Grau has ad­vised ITW on the sale of all shares in Kester GmbH...
CMS ad­vises on sale of semi­con­duct­or spe­cial­ist Cre­at­ive Chips to Dia­log...
A CMS team headed by part­ners Dr Hendrik Hirsch and Dr Jörg Lips ad­vised the sellers of Cre­at­ive Chips GmbH on all leg­al as­pects of the trans­ac­tion...
CMS ad­vises rent­al and con­struc­tion lo­gist­ics pro­vider Zep­pelin Rent­al...
A CMS team headed by lead part­ner Dr Hendrik Hirsch and coun­sel Chris­ti­an Schubert ad­vised Zep­pelin Rent­al GmbH on all leg­al as­pects of the ac­quis­i­tion...
CMS ad­vises in­dus­tri­al hold­ing com­pany Armira on in­vest­ment in chil­dren’s...
A CMS team headed by lead part­ners Dr Hendrik Hirsch and Dr To­bi­as Schneider ad­vised Armira on all as­pects of leg­al due di­li­gence, the con­tract ne­go­ti­ations and the ne­go­ti­ations with the W&I in­surers...
CMS ad­vises Met­z­ler Bank on trans­fer of Met­z­ler Fund Xchange re­tail busi­ness...
Frank­furt-based bank­ing house B. Met­z­ler seel. Sohn & Co. KGaA is trans­fer­ring the re­tail busi­ness of its Met­z­ler Fund Xchange (MFX) plat­form to FIL Fonds­bank GmbH (FFB), a sub­si­di­ary of Fi­del­ity...
CMS ad­vises SIX on ac­quis­i­tion of SECB Swiss Euro Clear­ing Bank GmbH of...
Fin­an­cial in­fra­struc­ture op­er­at­or SIX has in­creased its stake in Ger­man pay­ment trans­ac­tions bank SECB Swiss Euro Clear­ing Bank from its pre­vi­ous hold­ing of 25% to 100%. As a res­ult, it now fully owns the bank...