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Business law firm for medium-sized companies

Medium-sized companies, merchants, freelancers or family offices: we advise and represent you throughout Germany in all areas of business law. Establishment and expansion of companies, restructuring, M&A transactions, legal advice in operational business and in court proceedings/arbitration: We stand by your side with legal expertise, a practical approach and determination. We handle cross-border mandates in close cooperation with our partner law firms from our TAGLaw network of lawyers in over 110 countries. If required, we cooperate closely with a renowned firm of auditors and tax consultants. We are happy to be of service to you and look forward to your non-binding inquiry!

Our Laywers

Sebastian Fischer-Zernin

Rechtsanwalt, Dipl.-Kfm.

Fischer-Zernin, LL.M.
Berthold von Plate


von Plate, LL.M.
Folkert Niemeyer


Rechtsanwältin Christine Rehding


Dr. Elise Fischer-Zernin


Dr. Elise


Corporate Law

Corporate law in all its aspects - we advise and support the achievement of entrepreneurial goals.

Commercial Law

We advise on all commercial law issues - distribution law, supply contracts, general terms and conditions - contract drafting, contract negotiation

Employment law

Employment law advice to employers, employees, managing directors and works councils on actions for unfair dismissal, transfer of business, minimum wage, etc.

Business Law

Business law advice in all its facets is the focus of our services. We provide comprehensive and competent advice and assistance.

Capital Market Law

Capital market law advice and representation - prospectus liability and deficient investment advice in closed-end funds - Leasing and financing support

Company Succession

The organisation of company succession - an important topic, especially for small and medium-sized businesses - we stand by your side.

Competition Law

In competition law, we advise on industrial property rights, trademark law and copyright law.   

Foundation Law

We advise on all questions of foundation law, in particular on the establishment of the foundation, the choice of the type of foundation and the drafting of the statutes.

Inheritance Law

Inheritance law advice and representation for estate and succession planning before the occurrence of the succession and for safeguarding your interests after the occurrence of the succession.

Insolvency Law

In insolvency law and in the crisis of a company, we advise entrepreneurs, managing directors, shareholders and employees on insolvency law issues.

Litigation - Arbitration

We represent the commercial, financial and personal interests of our clients throughout Germany in out-of-court dispute resolution, in court and in arbitration proceedings

Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A)

From the confidentiality agreement and letter of intent to the conclusion of the company purchase agreement, we support you in the acquisition of parts of companies or mergers of companies

About us


Gateway to the world

In a globalised economy, we can ensure high-quality and efficient advice and representation for our clients worldwide, even in foreign jurisdictions. For more than 20 years, we have been part of the international law network TAGLaw, a network of selected, competent, medium-sized commercial law firms that are very familiar with the respective local conditions. We work together with these law firms on a basis of trust and maintain close personal contact with them. This means that we have access to effective and trusted cooperation partners in over 110 countries.