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Ansgar C. Rempp

Partner-in-Charge Germany


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  • New York University (LL.M. 1993); Second State Examination (Heidelberg, 1991); University of Speyer (M.P.A. 1990); University of Heidelberg (First State Examination 1988)

Bar Admissions

  • Federal Republic of Germany and New York

Ansgar Rempp, the Firm's Germany Partner-in-Charge, focuses his practice on cross-border M&A and private equity transactions including public takeovers, restructurings, and corporate governance.

Representative cross-border transactions include: Procter & Gamble's acquisition of the worldwide consumer health business of Merck KGaA, Plastic Omnium's acquisition of 33.3% of shares in HBPO Group held by MAHLE GmbH, GfK SE in connection with the takeover and subsequent squeeze-out and taking private by KKR, MAHLE's sale of its industrial filtration business, WL Ross' sale of its majority stake in VTG AG, and SAP's acquisition of hybris AG.

Other clients Ansgar has represented include Century Aluminum, Citigroup, Eastman Chemical, General Motors, IBM, Koch Industries, Lanxess, Merz Pharma, One Equity Partners, Riverside, Steris, and TUI.

Ansgar was named a leading senior partner in M&A in JUVE's Handbook 2017, one of only 19 lawyers in Germany to be so recognized. In 2015 and 2016, he was nominated by the American Lawyer as Transatlantic Dealmaker of the Year and won the accolade in 2017, the only German lawyer so recognized. In addition, Chambers Europe, Chambers Global, European Legal 500, and Legal 500 Germany directories all have recognized him as a recommended M&A, private equity, and corporate lawyer.

Honors & Distinctions

  • JUVE (2008-2018): leading senior partner in M&A, "German M&A-Star"

    Handelsblatt (2017): among the best in M&A and Private Equity

    Chambers Europe and Chambers Global (2018): clients say, "One of the most experienced M&A lawyers I've ever worked with. He's one of a kind ... most helpful are his negotiation skills."

    Legal 500 Germany (2008-2018): client quote, "addresses issues quickly and thoroughly"


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