Shearman And Sterling

Florian Harder is Head of the German Offices and a partner in the Mergers & Acquisitions practice.

Florian specializes in advising financial and strategic investors as well as corporates on domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, private equity and venture capital transactions, joint ventures and corporate restructurings. He also has extensive experience in representing management and supervisory boards on all aspects of corporate law.

Florian is ranked as a leading lawyer for M&A and recommended for Private Equity and Corporate Law in the current edition of the JUVE Handbuch Wirtschaftsrecht 2020/2021 and highly regarded in Private Equity by IFLR1000 in 2020. He is also ranked as leading lawyer of the next generation for large cap M&A by Legal 500 in 2021.

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