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Jochen N. Schlotter

Dr. Jochen N. Schlotter

Rechtsanwalt, Notary Public

CMS Hasche Sigle
Neue Mainzer Straße 2–4
60311 Frankfurt
Languages German, English, Dutch, Portuguese, Italian, French, Swedish, Spanish

Jochen Schlotter is a stock corporation and capital markets law specialist, advising listed companies on corporate governance issues and annual general meetings as well as on public takeovers and structuring groups. Jochen is also a notary and in this capacity regularly involved in corporate transactions, restructurings and changes of corporate form. Among his clients are many Chinese companies.

Jochen joined CMS in 2001 and became a partner in 2007. In 2008, he was seconded to CMS Madrid and has since been part of the firm’s German-Spanish desk. He teaches at different German academic institutions, such as EBS (European Business School) in Wiesbaden, the University of Münster, where he is a lecturer for the university’s LL.M. programme, and the University of Heidelberg’s law department. Jochen is also among the authors of “Beurkundung von Unternehmenstransaktionen“ (Notarisation of Corporate Transactions), a practical guide published by one of Germany’s leading legal publishers.

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Relevant experience

  • Advising numerous German listed stock corporations on corporate and stock corporation law matters (capital increases, AGMs, corporate governance)
  • Numerous notarisations of large M&A and real estate transactions
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  • 2001: PhD on inheritance and international private law issues in multinational companies
  • 2000: Second state examination in law
  • 1997 - 2000: Research assistant at the Institute for German and European Corporate and Business Law in Heidelberg (Prof. Dr. Hommelhoff)
  • 1997: First state examination in law
  • Law studies in Heidelberg
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  • German Bar Association
  • Frankfurter Anwaltsverein e.V.
  • Deutsch-Lusitanische Juristenvereinigung e.V.
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  • 21.01.2008 "Ein Jahr EHUG - die ersten Praxiserfahrungen", BetriebsBerater (BB) 2008
  • Teichmann, Mattheus, Kainer, Zivilrechtliche Anwaltsfälle in Studium und Examen, Juristische Schriftenreihe, Beitrag zum Erbrecht, Beck-Verlag 2007
  • Das EHUG ist in Kraft getreten: Das Recht der Unternehmenspublizität hat eine neue Grundlage, BetriebsBerater 2007, p. 1
  • Makrotron-Urteil des Bundesgerichthofs - Die Folgen für den Rückzug von der Börse, Going Public Magazin - Das Kapitalmarktmagazin 2003, p. 40 ff
  • Entschleierung der verschleierten Sacheinlage in der GmbH, Der Syndikus, 34. Ausgabe 2003
  • Erbrechtliche Probleme in der Société Privée Européenne 2002
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