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Martin Vorsmann

Dr. Martin Vorsmann


CMS Hasche Sigle
Kranhaus 1
Im Zollhafen 18
50678 Cologne
Languages German, English

Martin Vorsmann advises on national and cross-border M&A transactions, financings, restructurings and joint ventures. German and international clients furthermore seek his advice on all corporate law matters, including representation in corporate disputes. He has particular US expertise and advises German clients with business interests in North America as well as US companies investing in Germany.

Martin joined CMS in 2001 and became a partner in 2010.

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  • Internship in New York
  • 1999 - 2000: Trainee lawyer
  • 1997 - 1998: PhD as a scholar of Bonn University’s postgraduate programme "European and
  • International Commercial Law"
  • First state examination in law
  • 1992 - 1996: Law studies in Bonn
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  • International Labor and Employment Laws, Employment and corporate law issues applicable in restructuring of companies in the EU, Bill Keller, BNA Books, Supplement Edition 2009, jointly with Dr Gerlind Wisskirchen and Dr Christopher Jordan
  • Acquisitions in Germany - A Guide to Corporate Takeover and Purchase of Enterprises 2008
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Lectures list

  • Regular lectures on M&A and corporate topics.
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