Today, conducting business is a global activity. MAYRFELD can rely on its members’ long-standing expertise advising on domestic and international transactions. Many view foreign jurisdictions as a journey into the unknown. For us, they offer alternatives to achieve solutions that duly reflect the interests of the parties involved. MAYRFELD secures sound legal protection abroad by referring to our personal and proven network of renowned legal advisors. In a cross-border project, we typically develop the overall strategy, coordinate our international network partners, drive negotiations, and serve as the primary contact for our clients.
Today, internationality is a state of mind and a question of expertise rather than an issue of accumulating offices.
Cross-border transactions are no longer the domain of large, multinational enterprises – neither are they exclusive territory of large international law firms anymore. Strong trade links across borders have become increasingly important in the era of globalization. In particular in the technology sector, cross-border transactions form an important strategic tool in pursuing various business objectives. Similarly our solid links to renowned counsel abroad allows you to protect your freshly scooped international synergies.
We routinely advise German companies seeking to expand operations overseas, and we regularly represent foreign enterprises and investors with their business activities in Germany. Our lawyers have an excellent track-record in cross-border work. Whether a client is seeking to establish or expand a manufacturing or marketing presence abroad, or enter into a joint venture with a local partner, we have the experience to assist. In a cross-border project, we typically develop the overall strategy, coordinate our international network partners, drive negotiations, and serve as the primary contact for our clients.
We offer a comprehensive array of cross-border related services in our practice such as:
In addition to the cross-border projects mentioned elsewhere /an anderer Stelle?/ on this website, members of the firm acted as lead counsel in the following cross-border projects:
Localizing a foreign business model can be a work of art. The art in counseling a foreign client is to transform a foreign business concept in compliance with local laws rather than simply advising on local limitations.
Given our members’ extensive expertise in cross-border transactions, they are gladly retained as local counsel by foreign investors or law firms. We represent foreign investors in their direct and indirect investments in Germany. We assist our clients in the understanding of the differences to the German legal system and in the structuring of their operational matters.
We offer a full array of cross-border related services in our practice such as:
Members of the firm have acted as lead counsel in the following inbound projects for:
True local counsel services require proactive local advice, a sensitivity for cultural differences, utmost transparency, and seamless teamwork with the client.
We offer comprehensive local counsel services in matters related to German law – to international clients as well as to legal advisors abroad. The firm’s lawyers have gained significant expertise in the counseling of international clients in international law firms, are bi-lingually trained and admitted in Germany and in the U.S. We regularly assist international legal advisors as local counsel in multinational projects, cross-border transactions, and other matters that require legal advice in German law.
As part of our Local Counsel services we offer
Members of the firm have represented for example: