Frankfurt, Germany – Paul Hastings LLP, a leading global law firm, announced today that corporate and TMT partner Dr. Bernd Meyer-Witting has joined the Frankfurt office as a partner as of 1 January 2016. Dr. Meyer-Witting joins from Clifford Chance, where he was a corporate partner and head of the German TMT practice.
Dr. Meyer-Witting advises domestic and foreign corporate clients from a wide variety of sectors (particularly Telecommunications, Media & Technology, Renewable Energy and Industrials) on a broad range of legal issues, in particular on M&A, joint ventures and commercial contracts.
“Bernd will be a great asset to the Frankfurt office, as the firm continues to grow throughout Europe,” said Christopher Wolff, chair of the Frankfurt office of Paul Hastings. “His sector experience and reputation in the market will help us serve our clients both in Germany and across our global network and especially our IP/IT practice on the U.S. West Coast.”
The Frankfurt office of Paul Hastings provides a full range of transactional practice capabilities for clients throughout the world, including M&A/PE, Corporate, Real Estate, Finance, Restructuring and Tax.
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