Alfred Kossmann is a partner in the Mergers & Acquisitions Group of the Frankfurt office of Shearman & Sterling. He joined the firm in 1991 and became a partner in 1998.
He practices general corporate law and specializes in mergers and acquisitions, including restructuring of business groups and joint ventures. He has extensive experience in structuring cross-border private and public mergers. Mr. Kossmann also regularly advises private equity and venture capital funds.
Alfred is listed as a frequently recommended lawyer for Corporate and M&A in Chambers Europe 2015, The Legal 500 2015 and JUVE 2015/2016. Clients praise his 'ability to co-ordinate large projects.' – Chambers Europe 2015.