Maximilian Schott focuses his practice on domestic and cross-border M&A projects, private equity and venture capital transactions, and corporate restructurings.
Before joining Jones Day, Maximilian was as an associate at a boutique law firm in Munich, where he advised companies and investors on private equity and venture capital transactions, corporate restructurings, and governance matters. During this time he represented, among others, GetYourGuide in a series C financing round with KKR as lead investor in an amount of $50 million as well as in a series D financing round with Battery Ventures as lead investor in an amount of $75 million. In addition, Maximilian worked at leading domestic and international law firms in Munich and Frankfurt and gained in-house experience during his time in the legal department of a major global insurance company in Singapore.
Maximilian is founder of the Hans-Jürgen Papier Inn of the International Legal Honor Society of Phi Delta Phi in Munich and also serves as Province President Europe of Phi Delta Phi.
- Higher Regional Court of Munich (Second State Examination with honors 2017); Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich (First State Examination with honors 2015; Recipient of merit-based scholarships awarded by the Balfour Foundation and by the Hanns-Seidel Foundation)
- Federal Republic of Germany
- German and English