Jones Day welcomes Dr. Michael Bartosch in Munich as M&A partner in Firm's Corporate Practice

Dr. Michael Bartosch has joined the Firm as an M&A partner in the Corporate Practice. He is based in the Munich Office.

Dr. Bartosch has 17 years of experience assisting clients in cross-border and domestic M&A, private equity, and venture capital transactions. He also advises clients on corporate reorganizations, joint ventures, and various corporate law matters. Dr. Bartosch has particular experience serving companies in the healthcare, life sciences, industrials, manufacturing, and transportation industries. Recent transactions include advising BITZER on the acquisition of the OJ Electronics Group and KAMAX on the acquisition of a majority stake in the Galol Group.

"Michael is a renowned and experienced transactions lawyer in Germany, which is an important component of our worldwide corporate practice," said Vica Irani, Co-Leader of the Corporate Practice. "His breadth of experience in corporate law matters is an important addition to our strong European capabilities and we are pleased to welcome him to Jones Day."

Dr. Bartosch joins the Corporate Practice, which brings together the Firm's transactional work worldwide, encompassing M&A and Private Equity. Jones Day consistently ranks among the top law firms in M&A and private equity representations in published league tables and over the last 20 years has acted on more deals than any other law firm in the world.

"Michael is an accomplished M&A lawyer and is an excellent addition to our team here in Munich," said Ansgar Rempp, Partner-in-Charge of Jones Day's Germany Region. "His arrival marks another important step in the consistent expansion of our presence in the German market, in particular with the strengthening of our successful global Corporate Practice, which is one of our long-term strategic goals."

Dr. Bartosch earned his law degree from the University of Konstanz in Baden-Württemberg, Germany. He is ranked by JUVE as a recommended lawyer in his areas of practice.

"I am delighted to join Jones Day's global Corporate Practice, as well as the well-respected Munich Office," said Dr. Bartosch. "Jones Day's worldwide reach, cross-border and cross-practice capabilities, and innovative approach to client service were especially attractive to me."

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